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Iran 'wary' of political changes in Lebanon following blast

11 August, 2020

Tehran is cautious over developments taking place in Lebanon, where a deadly blast killed more than 170 people last week and prompted the resignation of the government.

Week after deadly blast, Lebanon crisis deepens

11 August, 2020

Tuesday's deadly Beirut blast rocked Lebanon at a time when it was already on its knees, having defaulted on its massive debt and seen poverty increase.

US military investigating claim of Iraq-Kuwait border blast

11 August, 2020

An alleged blast that rocked the Iraq-Kuwait border is being investigated by the US military.

Iran says 2 convicted of spying for Israel, UK

11 August, 2020

Two people have been convicted in Iran for allegedly spying on behalf Israel, the UK and Germany.

Iran shuts down newspaper which questioned official coronavirus statistics

10 August, 2020

Iranian authorities have shut down a newspaper which published comments by an expert who said that official figures on coronavirus cases and deaths represent only 5% of the true total

Fourth Lebanese minister resigns as security chiefs questioned

10 August, 2020

Lebanese Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni resigned on Monday, bringing the embattled government closer to collapse, as a judge questioned security chiefs over last week's deadly Beirut blast.

Why the UAE seeks stronger ties with Iran

10 August, 2020

Comment: As the UAE moves out of Saudi Arabia's shadow, its developing ties with Iran are not as surprising as some might suggest, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

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.

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