Al-Akhbar is currently going through a transitional phase whereby the English website is available for Archival purposes only. All new content will be published in Arabic on the main website (

Al-Akhbar Management

Much of southern Tunisia bordering Libya staged a general strike Tuesday following deadly clashes between police and demonstrators after the seizure...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Read more
Maurice Qudeih
The U.S. Bureau of International Information Programs published a two-page brief in September 2014 titled: A Heritage in Peril: Iraq and Syria. At...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Read more
Hassan Chakrani
The brother of Lebanese Minister Mohammad Fneish is on the run after flooding the Lebanese market with huge quantities of counterfeit medicine, most...
Monday, November 12, 2012
Read more
Qassem Qassem
Huge quantities of weapons passing through smuggling networks in Lebanon indicate a major battle for Syria looming on the horizon, but even the arms...
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Read more
Nizar Maqni
Tunis - To the Tunisian populace, the emergence of a Salafi movement, with ideas outside the rhetoric of the most prevalent ideologies, seemed to be...
Monday, June 18, 2012
Read more | 1 Comment
Ibrahim al-Amin
No voice rises above the sound of the battle. This slogan prevails in Syrian decision-making circles. But some in those circles are more explicit: no...
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Read more | 12 Comments
Mouhamad Wehbe
The events in Syria are showing a significant impact on commercial exchange with Lebanon. The disruption of agricultural and industrial production,...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Read more
Nasser Charara
The interception of the Lutfallah 2 ship laden with arms off the coast of Tripoli raised fears that northern Lebanon is becoming the main gateway for...
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Read more
Hassan Illeik
Within the past four weeks, the Lebanese army has faced two major security breaches. In unusually strong language, the head of the Lebanese Army in...
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Read more
^ Back to Top
Syndicate content