Syrian Troops Reach Besieged Prison in Aleppo

Syrian troops reached a besieged prison Thursday in the northern city of Aleppo, ending a monthslong attempt by rebels to free the inmates inside, a Syrian...

Hezbollah Says Israel Bombed Its Positions

(BEIRUT) — Hezbollah says Israel carried out an airstrike targeting its positions in Lebanon near the border with Syria earlier this week, claiming it caused...

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The Divided World of the Middle East

While Lebanon is inflamed once more by old hatreds, elsewhere in the Middle East a new Arab world is emerging, with powerhouses like Qatar and Dubai leading the...

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