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Scientists said on Thursday that climate change is threatening Lebanon's majestic cedar trees â€” the country's most treasured symbol.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Anti-Syrian Lebanese leaders accused Syria on Thursday of trying to exploit the war between Hizbollah and Israel for its own gain after Damascus partly blamed them for the conflict.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - One person was killed and five were wounded in a firefight between followers of rival Lebanese Druze leaders on Tuesday, security sources said.
By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Lebanon and the United Nations are close to completing plans for a tribunal to prosecute suspects in the 2005 murder of former prime minister Rafik Hariri and others, a Lebanese official said on Thursday.
By Alaa Shahine BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's political crisis deepened on Tuesday when a row over a fiery statement by an anti-Syrian leader led to the adjournment of talks aimed at ending sharp differences between rival politicians.
By Leila Bassam BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rival Lebanese leaders gave conflicting assessments on Monday of how talks aimed at defusing Lebanon's worst political crisis in 16 years are progressing.
By Nadim Ladki BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rival Lebanese leaders failed on Friday to bridge sharp differences over the fate of pro-Syrian President Emile Lahoud and the disarming of Hizbollah guerrillas at a second day of talks to end Lebanon's political crisis.
By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations on Tuesday asked Lebanon to explain reports of arms shipments crossing the Syrian border destined for the Lebanese guerrilla group Hizbollah.
By Nadim Ladki BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least half a million Lebanese packed central Beirut on Tuesday, a year to the day after the killing of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, giving new impetus to Lebanon's anti-Syrian coalition.
By Nadim Ladki BEIRUT (Reuters) - Half a million flag-waving Lebanese packed central Beirut on Tuesday, a year to the day after the assassination of former premier Rafik al-Hariri, giving new impetus to Lebanon's anti-Syrian coalition.
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