Lebanon arrests 5 Sudanese trying to cross into Israel

Five would-be Sudanese infiltarators are sent back to Lebanon after trying to illegally cross into Israel.AFP, Saturday, 9:13 PM

Nasrallah mocks Gantz: He has experience with disappointment in Lebanon

Hezbollah leader says Israel is "a racist state" that will "disappear".Elad Benari, 5/27/2020, 4:10 AM

Was Israel's 2000 withdrawal from Lebanon the right move - or a historic blunder?

Prof. Eyal Zisser tells Arutz Sheva that Israel's withdrawal from Lebanon saved soldiers' lives - but also empowered HezbollahYoni Kempinski, 5/26/2020, 3:00 PM

Watch: What is Israel's Blue Line?

LTC Jonathan Conricus explains everything you didn’t know that you needed to know about the Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2020, 10:27 AM

Senior commander on Lebanese border says Hezbollah is 'not eager to engage'

Ro'i Levy speaks with Arutz Sheva 20 years after the withdrawal of IDF forces from Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 7:29 PM

ANALYSIS: Lebanon is teetering on the brink

Neither Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah nor Lebanese President Michel Aoun care about restoring Lebanon to its once-respected status.Yochanan VIsser, 5/25/2020, 3:04 PM

Some of Israel's Lebanon veterans still searching for help

Israeli veterans of the 18-year conflict in Lebanon still struggling to get support for PTSD.Alexandra Vardi, AFP, 5/24/2020, 5:51 PM

IDF on high alert along northern border with Lebanon following recent fence crossings

IDF upped the level of alert on the northern border with Lebanon in light of recent events along the security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2020, 8:38 PM

Lebanon asks West to stop Israeli violations of its airspace

Lebanon asks Security Council members to pressure Israel to stop its violations of Lebanese airspace for Syria strikes.Elad Benari, 5/14/2020, 5:14 AM

Covid-19 in the Middle East: Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and the PA

Assessment of the various Middle Eastern countries' responses to the corona pandemic, and the diplomatic and defense implications. Opinion.Fellows of the JISS, 5/12/2020, 9:01 AM

Lebanon summons German ambassador over Hezbollah ban

Lebanon protests Germany's decision to ban the Hezbollah organization.Elad Benari, 5/6/2020, 12:06 AM

IDF detains 5 Sudanese men sneaking across Lebanon border

Israeli forces catch five Sudanese men who tried to illegally enter the country across the Lebanese border overnight and sent them back.AFP, 5/3/2020, 2:55 PM

Clashes in Lebanon amid crash in local currency

Clashes break out in city of Tripoli in northern Lebanon as protesters smashed fronts of banks, set fire to an army vehicle.Elad Benari, 4/28/2020, 5:11 AM

Report: Good chance of prisoner exchange between Israel, Hamas

Israel reportedly conditioned such a deal on the formation of a unity government - which has now come to fruition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2020, 7:49 AM

IDF identifies damage to Lebanon border fence

IDF soldiers find damage on fence along Lebanon border. Infiltration ruled out.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/17/2020, 11:35 PM

Report: Attack targeted Imad Mughniyah's son

Following reports of IAF aircraft firing at Syrian-Lebanon border, Al-Arabiya reports target was son of Hezbollah senior eliminated in 2008.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2020, 11:53 AM

Lebanon militia veteran al-Fakhoury released to US

Former member of pro-Israel group in Lebanon is released to US after being serving time for collaboration with Israel.Shaun Tandon, AFP, 3/20/2020, 1:22 PM

"You have one mission: win the next war"

Golani and 7th Battalion forces completed two weeks of training in the Golan Heights intended to improve their battlefield skills.Kobi Finkler, 2/27/2020, 8:58 PM

US blacklists Hezbollah-affiliated companies

US adds host of Lebanese individuals and entities linked to Hezbollah-affiliated Martyrs Foundation to its terror blacklist.Elad Benari, 2/27/2020, 4:38 AM

Lebanon confirms first case of coronavirus

COVID-19 virus found in 45-year-old Lebanese woman who had travelled from Qom in Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2020, 10:08 PM

Iran seeks to maintain ties with Lebanon

Iranian Parliament Speaker congratulates Lebanon's new government, says Iran is keen on maintaining excellent bilateral ties with Lebanon.Elad Benari, 2/17/2020, 6:41 AM

Lebanon's Parliament approves new Cabinet

Prime Minister Hassan Diab's new Cabinet, which is supported by Hezbollah, wins vote of confidence from Parliament.Elad Benari, 2/12/2020, 12:09 AM

Protesters denounce Trump plan outside of US embassy in Lebanon

Burning US and Israeli flags outside of US embassy in Lebanon, protesters bash Trump Mideast peace plan as 'deal of shame'.AFP, 2/2/2020, 5:56 PM

Macron pledges to help Lebanon resolve crisis

French President: We will do everything to help our Lebanese friends.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 2:38 AM

New Cabinet announced in Lebanon

New Cabinet announced in Lebanon following months-long impasse and amid ongoing mass protests.Elad Benari, 1/22/2020, 1:00 AM

More than 500 injured in two days in Lebanon

Lebanese police disperse stone-throwing protesters with tear gas in Beirut as weekend of violence continues.Elad Benari, 1/20/2020, 5:56 AM

Watch: IDF deploys anti-tunnel infrastructure on border with Lebanon

IDF deploys high-tech sensor system on northern border to detect terror tunnel activity from Lebanon into Israeli territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2020, 6:20 PM

IDF deploys anti-tunnel infrastructure on northern border

Permanent infrastructure based on unique technology aims to identify further underground terror activity on Lebanon-Israel border.Kobi Finkler, 1/19/2020, 10:34 AM

Lebanon: Tear gas, water cannons fired at anti-government protesters

Lebanese police fire tear gas and water cannons at hundreds of anti-government protesters in downtown Beirut as demonstrations turn violent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2020, 5:55 AM

Protests in Lebanon turn violent for second straight night

Dozens injured after Lebanese security forces use batons and tear gas to forcefully break up demonstrations.Elad Benari, 1/16/2020, 4:14 AM

Clashes erupt between security forces and protesters in Beirut

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas at protesters outside country’s central bank in Beirut.Elad Benari, 1/15/2020, 4:02 AM

Lebanese lawyers want auto tycoon Carlos Ghosn prosecuted over Israel trip

Former Nissan chairman under fire for 2008 business trip to Israel, with Lebanese lawyers calling for him to be prosecuted.AFP, 1/2/2020, 5:59 PM

Jewish graves in Lebanon destroyed by roadwork, says caretaker

Arab Christian caretaker of one of Lebanon's three Jewish cemeteries says cemetery damaged, some graves destroyed, by roadwork.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/24/2019, 7:35 AM

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

Lebanon’s PM-designate begins consultations

Hassan Diab, who is backed by Hezbollah, consults parliamentary blocs to discuss the shape of the future government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 6:40 AM

Hezbollah-backed professor asked to form Lebanese government

Lebanon's president asks former education minister Hassan Diab to form a new government amid unrest.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2019, 5:44 AM

Lebanon's Hariri will not seek to stay on as PM

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announces he will not seek to stay on as prime minister.Ben Ariel, 12/19/2019, 6:14 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

Nasrallah: Iran will defend itself

Hezbollah leader claims US and Israel are taking advantage of Lebanon protests, warns against their "incitement".Elad Benari, Canada, 12/13/2019, 10:07 PM

Lebanese donor gives Hitler's top hat to Israel

Lebanese-Swiss businessman Abdallah Chatila warns of rising anti-Semitism, explains decision to buy up Hitler memorabilia.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 12/8/2019, 6:15 PM

Crisis in Lebanon and Jordan threatens Israel's security

What is happening in Lebanon and Jordan, and how might it affect Israel? Analysis.Yochanan Visser, 11/30/2019, 10:27 PM

Katz to the UN: Disarm Hezbollah

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz comments on UN Secretary General's report against Hezbollah: Fully implement all Security Council resolutions.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 5:38 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

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