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Beirut explosion 'should not be politicised', says Iran

10 August, 2020

A foreign ministry spokesperson claimed countries were trying to politicise the blast "for their own interests".

World pledges direct aid to Lebanon's people, bypassing government

10 August, 2020

World leaders pledged more than 250 million euros for disaster-struck Lebanon, conference host France said, with the emergency aid to be delivered "directly" to the population.

Fact-checking site refutes claims of Qatari financing of Hezbollah

09 August, 2020

An Arabic fact-checking site has refuted misleading claims by US network Fox News that Qatar is allegedly financing Iran-backed Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.

UN set for showdown over Iran arms embargo push

09 August, 2020

The UNSC is set to reject a US resolution calling for an extension of the Iranian arms embargo.

Macron urges speedy global response to Lebanon disaster

09 August, 2020

Emmanuel Macron hosted Donald Trump and other world leaders for the virtual conference to drum up aid for Lebanon.

Macron hosts Trump for virtual donor conference on Lebanon

09 August, 2020

A virtual conference is due to be held on Sunday to bring together world leaders in efforts to assist Lebanon after the deadly Beirut port blast.

Trump rejected Saudi proposal to invade Qatar: report

08 August, 2020

In a phone call with Donald Trump, Saudi King Salman proposed a ground invasion of Qatar.

Lebanese father, daughter shot dead in Tehran

08 August, 2020

A Lebanese man and his daughter have been shot dead in Tehran amid reports that the man was a Hezbollah activist.

Is France helping Lebanon, or trying to reconquer it?

08 August, 2020

'France will never let Lebanon go,' said Macron during his visit to Beirut following the port disaster, which has prompted accusations of creeping neocolonialism

Israel's Lebanon aid offer unlikely to find a taker

08 August, 2020

Humanity or hypocrisy? Israel has offered aid to Lebanon following the port explosion, 14 years after it destroyed swathes of Beirut and killed thousands in the 2006 war

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