08/21/2008 01:00 am
Lebanese President Michel Suleiman's visited Damascus Wednesday, raising the prospect that perhaps hundreds of detainees in Syria will be released.
08/14/2008 01:00 am
Senator Obama is an unknown quantity as he tours the Middle East.
07/22/2008 01:00 am
Two soldiers whose remains were part of a prisoner swap with Hezbollah were eulogized Thursday amid ongoing unease over the exchange and questions about balancing family interests with those of the state.
07/18/2008 01:00 am
In Lebanon, hundreds waited for five prisoners, who were treated as returning heroes.
07/17/2008 01:00 am
The unrest in the facility, which holds more than 10,000 Islamists, democracy activists, and intellectuals, in addition to regular criminals, comes as the West moves to reengage with Damascus.
07/10/2008 01:00 am
Claimed by Lebanon and occupied by Israel, it will get new attention as the two countries' last remaining major dispute if a Hezbollah-Israeli prisoner swap is successful.
07/09/2008 01:00 am
Motivation is there, but peace will take time.
07/02/2008 01:00 am
Fighting in Tripoli is indicative of rising Sunni-Shiite tensions as the formation of a new government hits an impasse. Religious leaders called for calm Wednesday.
06/26/2008 01:00 am
The prospect of a new president may be helping favorability ratings.
06/13/2008 01:00 am