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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.
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"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.
In this Friday, Nov. 11, 2011 file photo, Hezbollah fighters attend a rally to mark the Hezbollah martyrs day, in a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon.
BEIRUT: Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt warned Monday against transforming universities into "political barricades" that would stoke sectarian tensions among students.
Abbotsford News editor Andrew Holota was in Jordan and Lebanon with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank last week, reporting on the Syrian refugee crisis.
BEIRUT: Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said Tuesday he was convinced a Lebanon-based Al-Qaeda with links to Saudi intelligence was behind last month's bombing of the Iranian Embassy in Beirut.
Caretaker Social Affairs Minister Wael Abu Faour speaks during a press conference at the ministry in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.