First female interior minister in Arab world assumes role in Lebanon

Raya Al Hassan was sworn in as Lebanon's interior minister in Beirut on Wednesday, becoming the first woman to hold the position in an...

Nasrallah says new Lebanese gov’t not controlled by Hezbollah

Hezbollah Secretary-General, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, on Monday confirmed in a televised speech aired via Al-Manar TV channel that the new Lebanese Government was not...

Hezbollah responds to Netanyahu threats: ‘we are ready for war’

Hezbollah does not believe Israel is capable of starting a conflict with Lebanon, but considers itself "ready" to respond if they do so, the group's deputy leader, Sheikh...

Geagea-led party to block normalization with Syria

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:20 P.M.) - The Minister of Parliament for Lebanese Forces Party Wehbe Qatisha stated on Monday that his political party would do...

Hannibal Gaddafi conducts first interview from Lebanese prison

In an exclusive interview with RIA Novosti, Hannibal Gaddafi, the son of the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, revealed how he was kidnapped in...

Breaking: Israeli forces fire flares above Lebanese town as they begin...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:20 P.M.) - A short while ago, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) fired flares above the Lebanese town of Wazzani as their...

Iran, Hezbollah control new Lebanese government, claims Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed that Iran "controls" the new government of Lebanon via Hezbollah, during an address to a United Nations delegation...

First Lebanese cabinet meeting held after formation of new government

Three ministries affiliated with the Shiite Hezbollah resistance group and the first woman to be elected Interior Minister were among the cabinet members who...

US urges new Lebanese cabinet to avoid support of Hezbollah: State...

The United States urges the newly formed Lebanese Cabinet to ensure that Hezbollah does not benefit from the resources and services available to the...

Hariri announces formation of new government after 9-month deadlock (video)

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri announced the formation of a new government, breaking a nine-month deadlock that followed the country's May 2018 parliamentary elections....
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