beirut

The facade of Maghen Abraham, Beirut's last synagogue, in downtown Beirut in 2018.
Beirut’s last synagogue at risk after severe damages following port blast

More than a place of worship, it is the final memory of a once-thriving community, which at its peak during the 1950s was around 15,000 strong.

IDF reveals additional intelligence on Hezbollah sites in Beirut

Footage filmed inside the Jnah location shows tools and equipment needed to produce precision missiles

The IDF's tweet showing the coordinates of Hezbollah missile sites.
IDF tweets Hezbollah missile stockpile coordinates

"Here are the coordinates to put in your Waze."

By LEON SVERDLOV
30/09/2020
Lebanon's prime minister-designate quits in blow to French initiative

A source close to Macron said the situation that led to Adib's resignation amounted to "collective betrayal" by political parties.

By REUTERS
26/09/2020
Attempts to form Lebanese gov't halted over sectarianism

Bucking popular viewpoints, Hezbollah, Amal insist new finance minister must be member of Shi’ite Muslim community

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
26/09/2020
natural gas
Trump tries to renew Israeli-Lebanese talks on Mediterranean gas fields

Israel and Lebanon have a dispute over an 860 sq. km. area in the eastern Mediterranean Sea that includes several blocs rich in natural gas off the coasts of both countries.

Lebanon's army finds firework cache at devastated Beirut port

1,320 kgs of fireworks were found in 120 boxes in a warehouse during a search of the port.

By REUTERS
19/09/2020
Beirut blast adds to women's money and health worries in Lebanon

Before the explosion, Lebanon was already grappling with its worst economic crisis in recent history, worsening poverty and decades of state corruption and mismanagement.

By REUTERS
16/09/2020
Lebanese Army discovers more explosive material at Beirut Port - report

Since the explosion, Lebanon's police have arrested 25 people, including the port's head.

12/09/2020
Explosive material found in Beirut Port was stored for years - president

He also said the army inspected 143 containers at the port that he said were found to hold other flammable material.

By REUTERS
11/09/2020
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