On-edge Lebanon braces for further terror attacks

Lebanon should brace for more waves of terror attacks after deadly bombings in the border village of Al-Qaa, security chiefs warned Tuesday. “We should not rule out that this terrorist crime is a harbinger of a wave of terrorist operations,” read a statement released following […]


Minor Earthquake Jolts Several Parts of Lebanon

A minor earthquake was felt Wednesday afternoon across several Lebanese regions, mainly Mount Lebanon and Beirut. The state-run Bhannes National Center for Geophysical Research said the epicenter of the quake was the Chouf-Deir al-Qamar area in Mount Lebanon and that it measured 4.0 on the […]


Putin Lifts Turkey Travel Restrictions after Erdogan Call

President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday lifted restrictions on travel to Turkey after mending ties with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seven months after Ankara downed a Russian jet, triggering a raft of sanctions. Following his first call with Erdogan since the incident, Putin announced […]


Christinnen im Libanon blasen zu Jagd auf Djihadisten

Beirut – Den Frauen im libanesischen Grenzort Qaa reichts: Weil das Dorf am Montag von mehreren Islamisten angegriffen worden war, griffen die Bewohnerinnen zu den Maschinengewehren. Am Montag waren Islamisten in das von Christen bewohnte Dorf Qaa im Norden des Libanons eingedrungen und hatten bei mehreren […]