Israeli troops on the Golan Heights fired live rounds and tear gas on Sunday at protestors who broke through from the Syrian-held side of the plateau reportedly killing four people and wounding 10 ...
Syrian troops killed three people and wounded several others in the border town of Tall Kalakh on Saturday despite a presidential no-shoot order and an offer of talks.
Supporters of Lebanon's Sunni-Muslim-based opposition held a mass rally today, demanding the disarming of Shia-Muslim-based Hezbollah.
A Bahraini opposition leader pardoned has been detained in Lebanon while travelling to Manama from Britain, a judicial official said Thursday.
Lebanon has appointed Najib Mikati as prime minister.
Hundreds of people are gathering throughout Lebanon to take part in demonstrations against the likely appointment Tuesday of a Hezbollah-backed businessman as Prime Minister.
The foreign ministers of Turkey and Qatar have suspended efforts to form a new government for Lebanon, one day after Saudi Arabia quit talks, warning of a "dangerous" situation.
An International prosecutor filed an indictment Monday for the 2005 murder of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri as Lebanon struggled to cope with the collapse of its government.
Talks on naming a new premier in crisis-hit Lebanon were postponed on Monday. Parliamentary consultations are now due to take place on Monday and Tuesday next week.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri spent half an hour with French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Thursday evening.