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US sanctions two officials from Lebanon's Hezbollah

US sanctions two officials from Lebanon's Hezbollah

The United States has imposed sanctions on two officials from the Lebanese group Hezbollah, the US Treasury Department said, including one who served as a senior military commander in the south of the country.

Hariri named as Lebanon's new prime minister

Hariri named as Lebanon's new prime minister

Lebanon's President Michel Aoun designated politician Saad al-Hariri as prime minister on Thursday to form a new government to tackle the worst crisis since the country's 1975-1990 civil war.

Lebanon launches new quest for PM

Lebanon launches new quest for PM

Lebanese President Michel Aoun officially launched consultations Thursday to find a new prime minister, nearly a month after the previous appointee failed to form a government.

Adib bows out after failing to form govt

Adib bows out after failing to form govt

Lebanon's premier-designate stepped down Saturday, saying he had been unable to form a reform-minded government to lift the country out of its worst economic crisis in decades.

Lebanon's prime minister-designate steps down in blow to French initiative

Lebanon's prime minister-designate steps down in blow to French initiative

Lebanon’s prime minister-designate quit on Saturday after trying for almost a month to line up a non-partisan cabinet

Lebanon’s charge d'affaires in Doha commends QRCS's humanitarian efforts

Lebanon’s charge d'affaires in Doha commends QRCS's humanitarian efforts

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) secretary-general Ali bin Hassan al-Hammadi has received ambassador Farah Berri, charge d'affaires at the Lebanese embassy in Doha.

QRCS distributes food parcels to 4,759 beneficiaries at Lebanon’s Palestinian refugee camps

QRCS distributes food parcels to 4,759 beneficiaries at Lebanon’s Palestinian refugee camps

With funding from Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), the representation mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Lebanon is pursuing an immediate response to Covid-19 at the Palestinian refugee camps ...

Ooredoo announces cashback on money transfers to Lebanon

Ooredoo announces cashback on money transfers to Lebanon

Ooredoo has announced a special new promotion in support of its customers with loved ones in Lebanon, in the wake of the devastating explosion at Beirut’s port.

Second Qatari field hospital inaugurated in Beirut

Second Qatari field hospital inaugurated in Beirut

In the implementation of the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, the second Qatari field hospital was inaugurated Friday at Lebanese Hospital Geitaoui in Beirut

Three more aircraft with aid from Qatar arrive in Lebanon

Three more aircraft with aid from Qatar arrive in Lebanon

Three aircraft carrying medical and humanitarian aid provided by Qatar to the brotherly Lebanese people arrived in Lebanon on Thursday, the official QNA reported.

Beirut buries more of its dead as world mobilises

Beirut buries more of its dead as world mobilises

Lebanon buried more of its dead Wednesday from the huge explosion at Beirut port that disfigured the city, toppled the government and deepened a painful economic crisis.

Lebanese govt quits amid fury over blast

Lebanese govt quits amid fury over blast

Lebanon's prime minister announced his government's resignation yesterday, saying a huge explosion that devastated Beirut and triggered public outrage was the result of endemic corruption.