Lebanese rap artists take genre back to its socially conscious roots in a society deeply divided.
02/27/2009 12:00 am
The animated antiwar movie struck a chord in Lebanon and many are finding ways to see it despite the ban on Israeli films.
02/25/2009 12:00 am
01/28/2009 12:00 am
Two key issues are Israel's demand to stop arms smuggling and the Palestinian desire for an end to the economic blockade of Gaza.
01/18/2009 12:00 am
Its economy has thrived thanks to sound fiscal policy.
01/15/2009 12:00 am
Animated documentary is a haunting meditation on the nature of guilt and survival following a hellish war.
01/10/2009 12:00 am
Hezbollah denies firing three rockets Thursday. Israeli officials blame Al Qaeda militants.
01/09/2009 12:00 am
Israeli forces struck two United Nations schools in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, killing at least 34 people, as international call for an immediate cease-fire grew.
01/07/2009 12:00 am
New York Times correspondent Patrick Tyler analyzes 50 years of US policy in the Mideast.
01/05/2009 12:00 am
The Islamist militants in Gaza may emerge as a symbol of defiance, much as Hezbollah did in its 2006 war with Israel.
12/30/2008 12:00 am