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Cyprus, dubbed the A'Island of LoveA' as the birthplace of the goddess Aphrodite, is a magnet for Lebanese and Israeli couples from across the water to tie the knot in a civil wedding.
BEIRUT: Many Lebanese think of General Security as the administrative wing of the country's security apparatus, responsible for stamping passports at border crossings, giving residence permits to foreigners and censoring movies in the cinemas.
Syrian children pose in the queue with families, who fled recent violence in the mountainous Qalamoun region, waiting to be registered by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on November 19, 2013 in Arsal in the Lebanese Bekaa valley.
Women walk past a sand sculpture paying tribute to former South African President Nelson Mandela created by Indian sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik, at Puri in the eastern Indian state of Odisha December 6, 2013.
Lebanese soldiers stand guard as people take it to the streets after days of clashes in Tripoli, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
BEIRUT: Lebanese banks are fully complying with United States anti-terrorism-funding regulations and have no intention of repeating the Lebanese-Canadian Bank experience, lenders said Thursday.
Fishermen remove their boats ahead of a storm at the corniche in Beirut as snow covers the peaks of the mountains in the background, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
BEIRUT: Lebanon is replete with international music events, many of them suffering from the simmering security crisis in the country and the region.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Forces turned down a request by their rivals in the Free Patriotic Movement to hold a meeting as part of the latter's efforts to end the ongoing political stalemate, LF MP Fadi Karam said in remarks published Thursday.
When all-American girl Jennifer Grout first stepped on stage to audition, nobody could have anticipated how this 23-year-old from Massachusetts would take the Middle East by storm.
"There'll be a summit conference in the sky," smiled an Israeli intelligence official Wednesday morning when he learned of the assassination of Hassan Lakkis, the Hezbollah commander in charge of weapons development and advanced technological warfare, in a Beirut suburb around midnight on Tuesday, Dec. 3. The killing of Lakkis is yet another in the ... (more)
File - President Michel Sleiman speaks during a press conference in Baabda, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.
Protesters offer prayers in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, early Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
A forensic expert inspects the site of the blast in the southern Beirut suburb of Ruwaiss, Friday, August 16, 2013.
Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.
A senior commander for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah was gunned down Wednesday outside his home in southern Beirut, security officials said.