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Mediated by a member of the opposition Syrian National Coalition (SNC), the talks between al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front (ANF) and Lebanese MP...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The latest battles on the southern front in Syria fall within the context of the escalation with Israel in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights and...
Friday, January 30, 2015
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The Syrian army’s battles with the al-Nusra Front militants north of the Damascus-Beirut road have prompted the Lebanese army to take utmost caution...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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The visit by Syrian Sweida's Druze sheikhs to Lebanon bares many implications, especially in the midst of growing takfiri threats and Israeli...
Monday, November 3, 2014
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It’s a few minutes before midday. Al-Qaa, east of the city of Hermel in the northernmost area of the Bekaa Valley, seems like a ghost town. The...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri returned to Lebanon yesterday with a promise from Saudi Arabia to provide the Lebanese army with one billion US...
Saturday, August 9, 2014
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The war in Ersal has cast a heavy shadow on surrounding villages, from Labweh and Nabi Othman to Jdeideh and Ras Baalbek. However, the northern Bekaa...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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The Druze community is observing the new developments in the region with great unease. The declaration of an Islamic caliphate is enough of a reason...
Saturday, July 5, 2014
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The Resistance and the security forces on Monday foiled a terrorist attack targeting hospitals in Dahiyeh, Beirut's southern suburbs. The operation...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
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MP Michel Aoun is still March 8’s undeclared presidential candidate. However, Hezbollah and Amal’s position remained the same on the pay raise for...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
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