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  1. Lebanese security forces say they made 70 arrests dispersing the thousands of protesters who

    Tens of thousands protest in Lebanon for third day

    Tens of thousands of Lebanese people took to the streets on Saturday (Oct 19) for a third day of protests against tax increases and alleged ...
  2. Lebanese demonstrators have been angered by an austerity budget the government passed in July which

    PM sets deadline as thousands of Lebanese protest taxes, corruption

    Thousands of protesters outraged by corruption and proposed tax hikes burned tyres and blocked major highways in Lebanon on Friday (Oct 18), ...
  3. Demonstrators on motorbikes ride close to a fire during a protest over deteriorating economic situa

    Lebanon scraps WhatsApp fee amid violent protests

    Demonstrators and police clashed in Lebanon on Thursday as thousands of people rallied against the government's handling of an economic crisis, in ...
  4. Firefighting aircraft tackles wildfires in Dibbiyeh village

    Lebanon deploys water cannon, helicopters to fight wildfires across country

    Wildfires that have swept across Lebanon since Monday have burned swathes of the country's forest and killed at least one person, prompting Beirut ...
  5. A diver jumps off a cliff during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at the Raouche rock in Beir

    Cliff divers leap from Beirut landmark in international tour

    Cliff divers used to competing in isolated spots have been leaping into the Mediterranean in bustling Beirut, the first time the Lebanese ...
  6. A Lebanese army veteran burns tires during a protest over a state budget that includes a provision

    Lebanese army veterans block highways to protest budget cuts

    Hundreds of retired army officers burned tires blocking main highways into Lebanon's capital on Thursday to protest cuts to their benefits as part ...
  7. CNA Lifestyle

    Tale of Palestinian food truck draws Hollywood star to Beirut

  8. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Minister of Finance Mohammed al-Jadaan speaks during an interview with Reuters at

    Saudis will support Lebanon 'all the way' - finance minister

    Saudi Arabia will support Lebanon "all the way" to protect its stability, the Saudi finance minister said, after the kingdom's rival Qatar ...