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Lebanon's health ministry confirms four H1N1 deaths this winter season, but urges the country not to worry about the virus saying there is no epidemic in sight.

Two people have died in Lebanon and hundreds been treated for respiratory problems as a massive sandstorm blankets much of the Middle East, with authorities on high alert.

Lebanon: Warnings of 'health catastrophe' as garbage crisis continues

Karim Traboulsi

Lebanon: Warnings of 'health catastrophe' as garbage crisis continues

One month into Lebanon's garbage crisis, there are no signs a radical solution will be found soon. Now, the country's Health Minister has warned of an imminent "health catastrophe"

Jumblatt gets his day in court

Saad Kiwan

Jumblatt gets his day in court

Comment: Walid Jumblatt's evidence to the Special Tribunal for Lebanon was an impassioned accusation directed at Syria for decades of political ...

Nusra Front releases video of kidnapped Lebanese soldiers

AAAJ

Nusra Front releases video of kidnapped Lebanese soldiers

In a video released on Tuesday, Lebanese soldiers captured by al-Nusra Front object to the failure of the Lebanese government in negotiating ...

Nader Foz

Lebanese ministers and MPs 'on Syrian hit list'

Sources and targeted MP tell al-Araby al-Jadeed that interior and health minister and two MPs have been named as targets for assassination.

Abdulrahman Urabi

Families of kidnapped soldiers told 'loved ones are dead'

Relatives of abducted Lebanese soldiers have received phone calls claiming the government had given up on negotiations.

Abdel Rahman Urabi

Hizballah Syria prisoner swap puts pressure on Lebanon's government

Shia group secures release of fighter from armed Sunni group in Syria, as Lebanese government struggles to free soldiers captured by militants ...

AFP

Lebanese food scandal leaves bitter taste

Dipped in sweat and with traces of human faeces, Lebanese restaurants and super markets have been tainted by scandal.

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