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Lebanon PM's brother calls for peace in interview with Israeli journalist

"I think everybody at a certain point will move forward to have peace. We are tired."

11/11/2020
A billboard of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri is displayed along a street in Beirut

For some Lebanese, UN tribunal's Hariri ruling is not enough

Some Lebanese, including victims of the attack who waited 15 years for a verdict, voiced disbelief at the acquittal of three other Hezbollah members.

By REUTERS
18/08/2020

Special Court convicts 1 of 5 Hezbollah members of killing ex-Lebanese PM

Three Hezbollah officials acquitted, doubt regarding dead official

Lebanon's Druze leader Walid Jumblatt pays his respects at the grave of former PM Rafik al-Hariri.

Who killed Rafik Hariri?

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon (the STL) was voted into existence by the UN Security Council in 2007 and formally established in 2009.

A Lebanese Hezbollah guerrilla looks at a fire rising from a burning object in a Beirut suburb, Leba

Lebanon braces for tribunal verdict 15 years after Hariri assassination

Hezbollah, which is both a political party in Lebanon’s government and a heavily armed militia, denies any role in Hariri’s killing.

By REUTERS
05/08/2020

Card-carrying Hezbollah member condemns group in TV interview

"With my own eyes, I saw people eating from the trash," he recalled. "We all support the resistance against Israel, but we are dying of hunger. One needs to eat in order to fight."

15/12/2019

Lebanon to convene talks on new prime minister on Monday

Sunni businessman Samir Khatib is seen as the frontrunner.

By REUTERS
04/12/2019
Qasem Soleimani, commander of IRGC Quds Force

IRGC's Qassem Soleimani visits Baghdad as Iraqi PM resigns - report

Soleimani was also sent to Iraq in October to help advise the government on the crackdown.

01/12/2019
Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri speaks during a news conference in Beirut

Lebanon's PM Hariri wishes to quit, President Aoun searches replacement

Lebanon's president Michel Aoun will hold binding consultations with members of parliament on Thursday to designate the country's next prime minister.

By REUTERS
26/11/2019
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