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  1. Iraqi women are seen with birds fly near Imam Abbas shrine in the holy city of Kerbala

    In Iraqi holy city, row over female violinist at soccer match shows social rift

    The match should have been cause for young Iraqis to celebrate. Their national team beat Lebanon 1-0 in the first competitive international hosted ...
  2. A view of the Monastery of Saint Anthony of Qozhaya in the heart of the Qadisha valley, in Zgharta

    In Lebanon, a monastery brings together Christians scattered by war

  3. FILE PHOTO: A fan of Lebanese alternative rock band Mashrou' Leila holds a rainbow flag during

    Dutch band nixes Lebanon gig in solidarity with local artists

    Dutch band Within Temptation has cancelled its concert at a big music festival in Lebanon to support the country's most popular indie band, whose ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Hamed Sinno, lead singer of Lebanese alternative rock band Mashrou' Leila performs

    Lebanon festival cancels Mashrou' Leila show after religious pressue

    The band, which has an openly gay vocalist and has played in major cities around the world, has said it is the target of a smear campaign in ...
  5. Hamed Sinno, lead singer of Lebanese alternative rock band Mashrou' Leila

    Lebanese police to probe rock band for 'insulting religion'

  6. FILE PHOTO: Sinno, lead singer of Lebanese alternative rock band Mashrou' Leila performs with

    Lebanese church demands cancellation of Mashrou' Leila show

    Lebanese church leaders have demanded the cancellation of a concert by Lebanese band Mashrou' Leila on the grounds its songs are blasphemous, ...
  7. Yasmina Joumblatt, the granddaughter of the legendary singer Asmahan, and Gabriel Yared, a Lebanese

    Descendent of Arab musical legend brings nostalgia to Lebanese festival

    Lebanon's traditional summer festivals harked back to the Arab world's musical past this year, highlighted by a performance by the ...
  8. Tourists sit in a boat near the sea castle in the port city of Sidon

    Back on the map: Lebanon hopes for best tourist season in years

    Lebanon is hoping for its best tourist season since 2010, thanks to a rise in European visitors and a return of Saudis, whose government lifted a ...
  9. Amin Sherri, a member of Lebanon's Parliament, gestures during Hezbollah parliamentary bloc re

    Hezbollah: New sanctions widen US assault on Lebanon

    Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Thursday that new U.S. sanctions against three of its officials, including two MPs, have widened Washington's assault ...