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Lebanon Border Explosive Wounds 2 Israeli Soldiers

(JERUSALEM) — The Israeli military says two soldiers have been wounded by an explosive on the Lebanon border. The military said the soldiers were on patrol along...

Vanishing Marine Will Be Tried on Desertion Charge

(RALEIGH, N.C.) — A U.S. Marine who vanished in Iraq and later wound up in Lebanon will be on trial in military court on desertion and other charges. A news...

New IS Video Warns U.S. Over Iraq Deployment

(BEIRUT)— The militant Islamic State group has released a video warning the United States that fighters await it in Iraq if President Barack Obama sends troops...

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...

Blast in Beirut Kills at Least Five

The Lebanese capital has been hit by a wave of bomb attacks, including one last week that killed a Hizballah critic.

Car Bomb Hits Hezbollah Stronghold in East Lebanon

(BEIRUT) — Lebanon's official news agency says a car bomb has exploded at a stronghold of the Shiite militant Hezbollah group in the country's east, causing a...

Saudi Arabia Pledges $3bn for Lebanese Army

Huge fund for 'fighting terrorism' announced after the funeral of Mohamad Chatah, a senior Sunni politician killed in Beirut on Friday