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

Lebanon's former finance minister withdraws PM candidacy

Mohammad Safadi says it will be difficult to form a “harmonious” cabinet supported by all parties.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2019, 3:05 AM

IDF arrests Lebanese man crossing into Israel

The unarmed Lebanese man crossed the border precisely at the time when IDF forces were in the area, and he was immediately detained.Sara Rubenstein, 11/16/2019, 6:38 PM

Former Lebanese finance minister to be appointed PM

New Lebanese government to be made up of both politicians and technocrats.Elad Benari, 11/15/2019, 1:58 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

Nasrallah: We'll purge Lebanon's skies of Israeli UAVs

Hezbollah leader says bringing down UAVs is "natural" after Israeli UAV was fired at over the Lebanese territory.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/1/2019, 10:00 PM

US withholding aid for Lebanon

Officials say Trump administration withholding $105 million in security aid for Lebanon amid protests in the country.Elad Benari, 11/1/2019, 1:12 AM

IDF confirms anti-aircraft missile launched towards IDF drone

Anti-aircraft missile launched over Lebanese territory towards IDF UAV; drone was not hit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2019, 2:58 PM

Report: Hariri willing to return as Lebanese PM

Senior official says Saad Hariri is ready to return as prime minister of a new Lebanese government if certain conditions are met.Elad Benari, 10/31/2019, 5:03 AM

Pompeo calls for stable government in Lebanon

Following resignation of Lebanese PM, Secretary of State urges country's leaders to form a new government quickly.Elad Benari, 10/30/2019, 2:05 AM

Lebanese prime minister announces resignation

Saad al-Hariri defies Hezbollah by resigning amid economic collapse, widespread protests.Gary Willig, 10/29/2019, 4:17 PM

Nasrallah warns: Protests can lead to chaos

Hezbollah leader welcomes achievements of anti-tax protests in Lebanon, but warns that the protests could lead to chaos.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/25/2019, 10:18 PM

Lebanese President offers to meet protesters

Lebanese President Michel Aoun offers to meet protesters demanding a complete overhaul of the political system.Elad Benari, 10/25/2019, 6:03 AM

US backs Lebanese citizens' right to protest

Senior State Department official says Lebanese people are “rightfully angered” with their government.Ben Ariel, 10/24/2019, 6:06 AM

Unmanned Israeli aircraft downed over Lebanese border

Hezbollah suspected in downing of IDF drone aircraft over southern Lebanon. IDF confirms aircraft lost.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2019, 8:55 AM

Thousands protest in Lebanon, gov't to debate reforms

Tens of thousands of Lebanese protesters gather in major cities and towns to protest austerity measures.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/20/2019, 9:54 PM

Lebanese Christian party quits government amid protests

Head of Lebanese forces party orders his ministers to resign from the government as tens of thousands protest austerity measures.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2019, 5:20 AM

Lebanese PM gives government 72-hour deadline

Saad Hariri gives his government three days to back key reforms amid protests across the country.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/18/2019, 9:15 PM

A Jewish honor for journalist who says 'Jews control the Whtie House'

Somebody who has slandered Israel and the American Jewish community should not be a featured presenter at a Jewish magazine awards dinner. Moshe Phillips, 10/18/2019, 1:42 PM

'WhatsApp tax' causes protests in Lebanon

Hundreds take to the streets across Lebanon following government decision to tax calls made on messaging applications.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 4:58 AM

Lebanon accuses Israel of flying drone over Hezbollah bastion

Lebanese military accuses Israel of flying reconnaissance drone over Hezbollah stronghold in south Beirut.AFP, 10/13/2019, 4:28 PM

Lebanon says Syrian who 'phoned' Israel arrested

Suspect 'contacted Israeli phone numbers,' Lebanese army says.AFP, 10/5/2019, 7:46 PM

IDF thwarts attempt to smuggle weapons from Lebanon

Dozens of guns found after IDF catches 2 people attempting to cross border into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 9:19 PM

Hamas: 'Palestinian refugees' are leaving Lebanon

Senior Hamas official says there's a decline in the number of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon due to pressure by local authorities.Dalit Halevi, 9/25/2019, 6:49 AM

IDF foils weapons smuggling attempt

IDF soldiers identify attempt to smuggle weapons from Lebanon into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2019, 8:20 PM

Lebanon detains former militia member accused of torture

Lebanon's General Security agency interrogates Amer al-Fakhoury, former member of the South Lebanon Army.AFP, 9/13/2019, 12:53 PM

Lebanese businessman en route to Beirut disappears in Ethiopia

Lebanese report claims businessman apparently kidnapped at Addis Ababa airport. His family members suspect Mossad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 1:42 PM

'We will not permit accurate missiles in Lebanon'

"The IDF will not allow Iran to establish itself in Syria or develop accurate missiles in Lebanon," says IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2019, 5:02 AM

Hezbollah claims to have downed an Israeli UAV

Hezbollah says it downed Israeli UAV in the village of Ramyeh in southern Lebanon.Elad Benari, 9/9/2019, 6:30 AM

Mysterious death of former Hezbollah leader

Sheikh Ali Hatoum, a former Hezbollah leader, found dead in his home outside of Beirut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 9:10 PM

Report: Pompeo warned Lebanon Israel could attack Hezbollah site

Sources say US Secretary of State urged Lebanese President to dismantle Hezbollah missile factory before Israel attacks it.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/6/2019, 10:40 PM

'Lebanon hijacked by Hezbollah, suffers Stockholm Syndrome'

Mustapha Allouch: 'Everybody in Lebanon knows Iran and Hezbollah call the shots rather than Lebanese government and military.'Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2019, 4:23 PM

Lebanese PM: Hezbollah is a regional problem

Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri claims Lebanon and its government are not to blame for Hezbollah and its attacks on Israel.Elad Benari, 9/5/2019, 1:07 AM

Report: Lebanese leaders support Hezbollah

Sources in Lebanon's government emphasize: 'Government supports Hezbollah.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 10:18 AM

Foreign Minister sends Hezbollah a threatening message

German FM Heiko Maas speaks with Israeli counterpart, promises to weigh declaring Hezbollah a terror organization.Ido Ben Porat, 9/2/2019, 4:24 PM

The IDF's message to Lebanon

After Hezbollah launches missile attacks at northern Israel, IDF calls on Lebanon to confront Hezbollah terrorist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 1:49 PM

Hezbollah attacks weren't retaliation for 'Israeli drone attack'

Arab reports: Hezbollah retaliated for attack on Iranian target in Syria, not alleged Israeli drone attack on Hezbollah site in Beirut.Chana Roberts, 9/2/2019, 1:26 PM

'Not everything leads to an all-out war'

Min. Yuval Steinitz defends IDF response: 'You don't start a war over every little thing, and harsh responses are not equal to acceptance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 12:26 PM

'We'll continue to thwart Hezbollah's guided missile project'

Following missile attacks on IDF positions, Israeli FM touts 'military tactics' which tricked terrorists, says PM direct Israeli response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 11:40 AM

'There's been a huge failure here'

Regional Council Head in Upper Galilee slams government for failing to implement plan to protect northern residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 10:02 AM

After missile attacks, IDF on high alert in northern Israel

After a quiet night, Israel's security forces remain prepared and on high alert. Agricultural activity still not allowed near border fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 8:51 AM

UAE criticizes Hezbollah following attack on Israel

UAE minister of state for foreign affairs takes jab at Hezbollah: The decision to make war should be the decision of the state.Ben Ariel, 9/2/2019, 5:09 AM

State Department warns Hezbollah

State Department official voices concern over "destabilizing role" of Iranian proxies in Middle East.Elad Benari, 9/2/2019, 4:04 AM

Hamas praises Hezbollah's attack on the northern border

Hamas says Israeli air strikes need to be stopped on all fronts from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and all the way to "Palestine."Dalit Halevi, 9/2/2019, 1:05 AM

'It won't help Nasrallah to try to scare us, we get stronger'

Brigadier General (res.) Ram Shmueli says: 'The more you hit the Jewish people, the more they grow and become strong.'Nitzan Keidar, 9/1/2019, 10:31 PM

'The US stands with Israel, backs its right to self-defense'

White House envoy Jason Greenblatt says US backs Israel's military actions following Hezbollah missile attack on northern Israel.David Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 9:25 PM

Rivlin: If you want calm, both sides of border must have quiet

Israeli president says IDF 'ready and willing' to act if necessary, following Hezbollah missile attacks on northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 6:58 PM

Netanyahu: 'No Israeli casualties'

Despite Hezbollah claim it destroyed IDF tank and killed crew members, Israel says no soldiers killed or injured Sunday.David Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 6:45 PM

Lebanon urges US, France to intervene after Hezbollah attack

PM Saad Hariri speaks with Mike Pompeo & Emmanuel Macron following escalation between Israel and Hezbollah, urges US and France to interveneDavid Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 6:00 PM

Israel retaliates with airstrikes in Lebanon

Israeli aircraft hit terror targets in southern Lebanon following missile barrage by Hezbollah terrorists.David Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 5:25 PM

'Multiple hits': Missiles fired from Lebanon at northern Israel

Hezbollah claims IDF tank destroyed in missile attack on northern Israel. IDF orders bomb shelters opened in all border towns.David Rosenberg, 9/1/2019, 4:58 PM

IDF carries out operation on Lebanese border

The IDF confirms that the fires in the Mount Dov region were caused by an IDF operation in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 3:49 PM

On Israel's borders, drone rivalries play out

Drone wars heat up between Israel and Iran along Lebanese and Syrian frontiers.Guillaume Lavallee, AFP, 9/1/2019, 3:22 PM

Lebanese bank denies it assisted Hezbollah

Lebanese bank sanctioned by the US over ties to Hezbollah says it "denies each and every allegation".Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 6:21 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

Hezbollah to respond with 72 hours

Hezbollah planning to retaliate for 'Israeli' attacks, aims to kill 2-3 Israelis, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2019, 12:22 PM

US sanctions Lebanese bank which financed Hezbollah

PM Netanyahu welcomes sanctions, urges other countries to follow suit.Elad Benari, 8/30/2019, 12:02 AM