Lebanese army

Two dead in clashes south of Lebanese capital

The Lebanese army and the security source said gunfire was exchanged.

By REUTERS
28/08/2020
The Beirut Port after Tuesday’s explosion that killed at least 157 and wounded more than 5,000
Lebanese MPs meet for first time since blast, US envoy due in Beirut

Senior US official David Hale is expected in Beirut later on Thursday to stress the urgent need for financial and governance reforms, ending endemic corruption and bringing transparency.

By REUTERS
13/08/2020
Lebanese riot police walk near burning fire during a protest against the fall in pound currency
Lebanese demand change after government quits over Beirut blast

Forming a government amid factional rifts has been daunting in the past.

By REUTERS
11/08/2020
SUPPORTERS OF Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah wave flags and pictures of Syrian President Bashar A
Lebanon forms government with backing of Hezbollah and allies

But analysts said Hezbollah's role in the government's formation meant it might have difficulty convincing other states to provide urgently needed financial support.

By REUTERS
21/01/2020
Smoke rises from tear gas during anti government protests in Beirut, Lebanon December 15, 2019.
Lebanon security forces fire tear gas at protesters in Beirut

A wave of protests erupted last October against a ruling elite accused of steering Lebanon towards its worst economic crisis since the 1975-1990 civil war.

By REUTERS
15/01/2020
David Schenker
U.S. official says supports funding for Lebanese army, denied aid halted

If the matter had not been leaked to the media, he said, no one would have event notice, because the process had not gone on long enough to even constitute a delay.

Protesters block roads in Beirut, other parts of Lebanon

After Hariri quit, protests had ebbed, roadblocks were lifted and banks reopened for the first time in two weeks on Friday.

By REUTERS
04/11/2019
Thousands of Lebanese rally outside presidential palace in support of Aoun

It was the biggest counter protest to the massive wave of demonstrations that have gripped Lebanon since Oct. 17 and which have included Aoun's removal among its demands.

By REUTERS
03/11/2019
Israeli "Skylark" drone crash site inIsraeli "Skylark" drone crash site in Lebanon, May 2017.
Hezbollah fires anti-aircraft missile towards IDF drone

IDF, Hezbollah say drone wasn’t shot down

Demonstrators carry national flags and gesture during an anti-government protest along a highway in
Lebanon protests enter 10th day with no end in sight, army tries to open roads

Banks, schools, and many businesses have shut their doors.

By REUTERS
26/10/2019
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