Floods sweep away graves at Beirut's only Jewish cemetery

Floodwater destroys retaining wall at the graveyard in the Ras al-Nabaa district of Beirut, sweeping away entire graves.AFP, 12/26/2019, 4:12 PM

Thousands protest new Hezbollah-backed Lebanese PM

Thousands demonstrate in central Beirut and elsewhere in Lebanon, call on new PM Hassan Diab to abandon the post.Ben Ariel, 12/23/2019, 5:02 AM

Beirut removes statue that remotely resembles Star of David

Statue removed because of viral photo showing it looks like Star of David when viewed from specific angle.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2019, 9:53 AM

Hezbollah supporters try to storm square in Beirut

Lebanese troops fire tear gas to disperse supporters of Hezbollah and Amal who tried to storm a square in Beirut.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2019, 3:14 AM

Security forces clash with anti-government protesters in Beirut

Security forces fire rubber bullets and tear gas during clashes with anti-government protesters near the Lebanese parliament.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 3:34 AM

Beirut Archbishop slams Nasrallah: 'One man rules our country'

Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Beirut said in a December 8, 2019 speech that Lebanon is being ruled by one person who rules via weapons.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2019, 9:31 AM

Hezbollah supporters clash with protesters in Beirut

Group of Hezbollah supporters attack demonstrators protesting against Lebanon’s political elite in central Beirut.Elad Benari, 11/25/2019, 3:13 AM

Man killed during protest in Beirut

Local official for Lebanese political party shot dead by soldiers, marking the first death in 27 days of nationwide protests.Elad Benari, 11/13/2019, 3:38 AM

Hezbollah claims: Drones were flown from Israeli gunboats

Hezbollah hands over drones which crashed in Beirut to Lebanese army following investigation.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/30/2019, 10:08 PM

Lebanon: We have the right to defend ourselves

Lebanon stresses its right to defend the country "by any means" following drone attack blamed on Israel.Elad Benari, 8/28/2019, 5:30 AM

Israeli drone attack in Beirut targeted missile factory

Times of London reports that drone attack near Beirut attributed to Israel was targeting missile factory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 3:07 PM

UN calls for 'restraint' after reports of drone attack

UN expresses concern over reports of drone attack in Beirut, calls for "maximum restraint both in action and rhetoric".Elad Benari, 8/27/2019, 3:34 AM

Hezbollah claims: Two Israeli drones fell in Beirut

Hezbollah claims that an Israeli drone fell in southern Beirut and a second exploded near the ground.Elad Benari, 8/25/2019, 4:31 AM

Israel identifies Hezbollah precision missile project commander

Israel says Iran-backed Hezbollah possesses arsenal of 100,000 to 150,000 rockets.Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2019, 4:47 PM

Report: Fourth missile site exposed in Lebanon

Satellite photo attests to the existence of another rocket-enhancement site in southern Beirut.Ben Ariel, 10/4/2018, 12:08 AM

Watch: How Hezbollah builds missiles in the heart of Beirut

Lebanese militia building factories to transform missiles into highly accurate smart bombs near Beirut's main international airport.Tzvi Lev, 9/27/2018, 10:41 PM

Islamic Jihad chief comatose

Ramadan Shalah, chief of Islamic terror group, in coma following operations in Beirut. Sources say terror chief may have been poisoned.David Rosenberg, 4/10/2018, 11:39 AM

Lebanese man sentenced to death for rape, murder of UK diplomat

Court sentences 41-year-old Uber driver to death after British diplomat found strangled to death in Beirut after being sexually assaulted.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2018, 11:03 PM

When 'Raful' decided to liquidate Arafat

Chief of Staff informed IAF head of operations he would not be coming to work the next day. 'We're going on a trip.'Mordechai Sones, 1/25/2018, 1:18 PM

Report: Hamas's most wanted terrorist is in Beirut

Senior Hamas terrorist Salah Al-Arouri is reportedly living in Hezbollah's stronghold in Beirut.Elad Benari, 7/4/2017, 6:22 AM

Report: Captured Beirut terrorist was ISIS member

Suicide bomber who was captured before carrying out attack in Beirut confessed to being a terrorist from ISIS.Ben Ariel, 1/23/2017, 4:37 AM

Lebanese security forces foil Beirut terror attack

Lebanese security forces stop suicide bomber before he enters a cafe in Beirut's busy Al-Hamra district.Ben Ariel, 1/22/2017, 4:43 AM

Bomb hits Beirut bank which froze Hezbollah assets

Feeling the pinch? After US sanctions measures force Lebanese banks to close Hezbollah-linked accounts, blast hits Beirut's Blom Bank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2016, 8:24 AM

Lebanon: Airport workers detained over terrorism

Lebanese authorities detain two employees of a Beirut airport service company over contacts with "terrorist parties".Ben Ariel, 4/11/2016, 4:16 AM

ISIS bombing takes out senior Hezbollah leader

Lebanese media reveals senior Hezollah security official among 45 dead in dual blasts in Beirut, ISIS says bombers Palestinian and Syrian.Ari Yashar, 11/13/2015, 8:23 AM

White House condemns Beirut blasts

White House condemns twin bomb blasts in Hezbollah stronghold in Lebanese capital.Ben Ariel, 11/13/2015, 4:44 AM

At least 41 dead in blast at Hezbollah stronghold

Mounting death toll from two explosions in southern Beirut's Shi'ite area, next to Burj al-Barajneh. At least 200 injured.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/12/2015, 7:11 PM

Hamas and Hezbollah 'Unity' in Beirut Meeting

In unofficial meeting senior official from Gaza and Hezbollah leaders come together - as Israel hatred overcomes differences.Ari Yashar, 10/15/2014, 12:46 PM

Lebanon: Bomber Blows Himself Up at Beirut Hotel

Suicide bomber blows himself up in his room at a Beirut hotel as Lebanese security forces raid the premises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2014, 12:12 AM

Lebanon: Suicide Bomber Hits Café in Beirut

Car bomb blows up outside a café in Beirut, where many gathered to watch a World Cup game. No one killed but several wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2014, 1:15 AM

Reports that Beirut's Sole Synagogue May Reopen

Arab press reports 'rumors' that Magen Avraham Synagogue is set to reopen after more than 40 years.Gil Ronen , 5/26/2014, 8:16 AM

Beirut Gun Battles Raise Fears of Civil War

At least one person killed in Lebanese capital during fighting between supporters and opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.Ari Soffer, 3/23/2014, 10:30 AM

Iran Blames Israel For Beirut Bombing

Al-Qaeda affiliate claimed responsibility for Iranian cultural center bombing in Lebanon, but Iranian foreign ministry blames Jewish state.Tova Dvorin , 2/19/2014, 5:42 PM

Beirut Blast Kills Four

Explosion took place near Iranian cultural center. At least 35 people were injured.Gil Ronen, 2/19/2014, 11:01 AM

Hezbollah Pledges to Keep Fighting in Syria

Hezbollah's second-in-command says the group committed to fighting 'takfiris', deflects blame for Syria spillover into Lebanon.Ari Soffer, 2/9/2014, 6:23 PM

Suicide Bombing in Beirut Kills 2, Injures 6

Second car bomb in 72 hours in Lebanon kills 2 and injures 6. Local news describes grisly scene.Tova Dvorin, 2/3/2014, 10:52 PM

Al Qaeda Offshoot Claims Beirut Suicide Bombing

Lebanese offshoot of Al Qaeda-linked Syrian rebel group says attack was in response to Hezbollah's part in Syrian civil war.Ari Soffer, 1/21/2014, 2:34 PM

Beirut Rocked by Bomb Blast, at Least 4 Dead

Blast in Hezbollah stronghold is the latest in a series of attacks said to be linked to Hezbollah's role in Syrian war.Gil Ronen, 1/21/2014, 11:54 AM

Beirut Car Bomb Kills 5

Hezbollah stronghold targeted again, in the latest attack in a string of bombings in southern Beirut.Gil Ronen, 1/2/2014, 6:15 PM

Beirut Blast: Video Shows Shock in Studio

The moment of the bombing that killed a former government minister was captured in a recording of a live television show.Gil Ronen, 12/29/2013, 4:12 PM

Hezbollah Denies it Killed Former Minister

Hezbollah denies it was responsible for the assassination of Mohammed Shatah in a Beirut car bomb.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/27/2013, 10:33 PM

Lebanese Ex-Minister Assassinated in Beirut Blast

Explosion in heart of Lebanese capital shatters windows, kills at least 5 people, including prominent anti-Hezbollah figure.Tova Dvorin, 12/27/2013, 12:18 PM

Lebanese Bomber Identified as 'Palestinian'

One of the two suicide bombers who targeted Iran’s embassy in Beirut was a “Palestinian with links to a militant Islamist preacher”.Elad Benari, 11/24/2013, 5:44 AM

Lebanon Identifies Terrorist from Beirut Attack

One of the suicide bombers who attacked the Iranian embassy in Beirut reportedly had ties with Islamists.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/22/2013, 9:04 PM

Hezbollah Says Israel is Behind Beirut Attack

Hezbollah MP blames a "Western-Israeli alliance" for deadly suicide bombings near the Iranian embassy in Beirut.Elad Benari, 11/20/2013, 5:13 AM

Group that Fired on Israel Claims Lebanon Attack

An Al Qaeda-linked terrorist group that fired rockets on Israel has claimed responsibility for attacking Iran’s embassy in Lebanon.Maayana Miskin, 11/19/2013, 7:53 PM

Army Defuses Car Bomb in Hezbollah Stronghold

Another attack on Iranian-backed terror group averted by Lebanese security forces., 10/14/2013, 10:49 PM

Hezbollah Places Stronghold Under Lockdown

Following two major bombings in Hezbollah’s stronghold in Beirut, the group has placed the area under security lockdown.Elad Benari, 8/28/2013, 6:12 AM

Israeli Aircraft Strike in Lebanon

Israeli aircraft struck a terror target south of Beirut, hours after terrorists fired four rockets at northern Israel.Elad Benari, 8/23/2013, 4:45 AM

Sunni Group Issues Warning to 'Pig Nasrallah'

A Sunni group claims it was behind the car bomb attack in a Hezbollah stronghold, issues warning to the group's chief.Elad Benari, 8/16/2013, 4:42 AM

Two Turkish Pilots Kidnapped in Lebanon

Two pilots working for Turkish Airlines abducted near Beirut's international airport. Unknown group claims to be holding them.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2013, 12:46 AM

Rockets Explode Near Lebanon Presidential Palace

At least two rockets slammed into an area south of Beirut that houses the Defense Ministry and presidential palace.Elad Benari, 8/2/2013, 2:14 AM

Dep. Hizbullah Chief: Israel Responsible for Blast

Sheikh Naim Qassem, deputy head of Hizbullah, says Israel was behind a car bomb explosion in Beirut this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/12/2013, 11:29 PM

Beirut Explosion May Have Targeted Hizbullah

Bomb explodes under a car in a south Beirut suburb. Owner may or may not be a member of Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 1/29/2013, 5:44 AM

Nasrallah: Israel Has No Central Leadership

“The results of the latest election prove that Israeli politics are in retreat," claims Hizbullah chief from his bunker.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/25/2013, 10:20 PM

Hizbullah Chief Calls Arabs to Arm Against Israel

Hizbullah terrorist chief Hassan Nasrallah called Arab nations to arms over the weekend in a pre-recorded video from his hideout in Lebanon.Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 1:54 PM

Iran Fingers Israel for Beirut Assassination

Iran's Foreign Minister says Israel was behind the car bombing in Beirut which killed Lebanon's intelligence chief.Elad Benari, 11/4/2012, 4:43 AM