Topic: Lebanese Center for Policy Studies
The most powerful politicians in Lebanon resumed discussions on national defense, with questions of how to rein in Shiite political party Hezbollah's powerful military wing on the table.
03/10/2010 06:44 pm
Five months after a Western-backed coalition narrowly beat the Hezbollah-led opposition in in Lebanon's June elections, the two sides reached a deal Monday night.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
The Western-backed March 14 coalition won an unexpectedly large parliamentary majority – 71 of 128 seats – over the opposition, led by the Iranian-backed militant group.
06/08/2009 01:00 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
Former President Jimmy Carter urged new focus on Israeli-Palestinian peace last week. But other accords may be more feasible.
12/17/2008 12:00 am
In another nod to the West, Syria also sent an ambassador to Iraq – the first in decades.
10/15/2008 01:00 am