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A Hezbollah fighter Sunday died of wounds sustained from an explosion that rocked the south Lebanon village of Ain Qana, nearly one week ago.

Four people died in an explosion in Lebanon's Nabatieh district, reported to have occurred at a Hezbollah arms depot.

The rise and fall of the South Lebanon Army

Charlie Hoyle

The rise and fall of the South Lebanon Army

The return to Lebanon of Amer Fakhoury has reopened old wounds, casting light once again on the brutal legacy of the South Lebanon Army during and after the civil war.

Birds of Palestine: New conservation effort takes flight

Miriam Berger

Birds of Palestine: New conservation effort takes flight

From leafy mountains to the rocky slopes of Jordan Rift Valley, to the dry Dead Sea, Anton Khalilieh is well-schooled in the splendours of birds ...

Tensions escalate in Israel, Hizballah war of words

Charlie Hoyle

Tensions escalate in Israel, Hizballah war of words

Simmering tensions between Israel and Lebanon's powerful Hizballah group have escalated in recent days, with both sides issuing barbed threats ...

The New Arab

Netanyahu coalition lawmakers stage walkout over Peres funeral snub

Israeli MPs have resorted to tit for tat responses to Arab lawmakers' snub of Shimon Peres' funeral in October.

The New Arab

New Israel-Lebanon war on the horizon, says IDF commander

IDF's chief of infantry and paratroopers anticipates a new conflict that will be spurred by events outside of Israel.

The New Arab & agencies

World leaders see off controversial Israeli leader

World leaders met in Israel for the funeral of the country's former leader Shimon Peres, who worked with Palestinians on peace talks, but also ...

The New Arab

Bahrain minister calls Israel's Peres 'a man of peace'

Bahrain's foreign minister described the recently deceased formed Israeli leader Shimon Peres as 'a man of war and a man of the still elusive ...

World leaders gather in Jerusalem for Peres' funeral

The New Arab & agencies

World leaders gather in Jerusalem for Peres' funeral

A long list of world leaders will attend former Israeli leader Shimon Peres' funeral on Friday, however, Palestinians will not be mourning.

The New Arab

World leaders react to death of Israel's Shimon Peres

From Washington to Ramallah, world leaders have led eulogies to former Israeli President Shimon Peres following his death this morning, but the ...

In Lebanon, the <em>Qana</em> massacre will be Peres' legacy

Martin Armstrong

In Lebanon, the Qana massacre will be Peres' legacy

The wounds of the Qana massacre in southern Lebanon 20 years ago under Peres' leadership have still not healed, and leaves bitter ...

#Trending: Death of Peres: a very different reaction

The New Arab

#Trending: Death of Peres: a very different reaction

Among the tributes from world leaders following the death of former President Shimon Peres, many on social media had a very different view on ...

Shimon Peres: A brief history Shimon Peres: A brief history

The New Arab

Shimon Peres: A brief history

Video: Israel's veteran politician Shimon Peres has passed away, and his life has been closely entwined with the history of the country he once ...

Peacenik and war-criminal: The many sides of Shimon Peres

The New Arab

Peacenik and war-criminal: The many sides of Shimon Peres

Blog: From dove to hawk, former Israeli President Shimon Peres has been a chameleon-like political character who won the respect of mainstream ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel's Shimon Peres' condition 'serious but stable'

Video: Israel's former president and Nobel peace laureate Shimon Peres suffered a stroke Tuesday and is now in an induced coma, but doctors are hopeful he will survive the ordeal.

Lubna Salem

Addiction rife among Syrian victims of war

Feature: Dispossessed, desperate and brutalised, an increasing number of Syrians - civilians, refugees, fighters and soldiers - depend on ...

Sheeffah Shiraz

How Israel is uprooting West Bank's future

Feature: Israeli settlers and soldiers are uprooting thousands of olive trees belonging to Palestinian farmers, unlawfully targeting a sector ...

Vijay Prashad

What happens when Israel attacks the UN?

Comment: Israel's litany of attacks on civilian and UN targets will continue to be ignored by the international community, says Vijay Prashad.

<em>Qana</em> and Rafah: massacres pre-approved by Israel?

Nidal Mohammad Watad

Qana and Rafah: massacres pre-approved by Israel?

Israeli bombs killed more than 100 civilians in Qana in 1996, and 130 in Rafah in 2014. Were both massacres the result of a military ...

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