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Suicide bomber kills security officer, wounds 19 in Beirut

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A suicide bomber blew up his car in Beirut on Monday night near an army checkpoint, killing a security officer and wounding...

Warily, Lebanon tackles violent spillover from Syria

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For two weeks now, the rifles have been silent along Syria Street in Lebanon's Tripoli, an area shot up so often that...

Car bomb kills three soldiers in attack on Lebanese army checkpoint

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A suicide bomber killed himself and three soldiers when he detonated a car bomb at a Lebanese army checkpoint in the border...

Death toll in Syria-fuelled fighting in Lebanon’s Tripoli reaches 10

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The death toll from three days of fighting between members of two Muslim sects in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli rose...

Shoulder-launched anti-aircraft missiles flow abroad from Libya

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Shoulder-launched anti-aircraft missiles have been trafficked out of Libya to Chad, Mali, Tunisia, Lebanon and likely Central African Republic, with attempts made...

Israel sees future drone threat from Lebanon, Gaza

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Israel fears guerrillas in Lebanon and Gaza would deploy exploding drones against the Jewish state in a future war as well as...

Powers to give Lebanon military, economic boost against Syria spillover

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France is preparing to seal a multi-billion-dollar plan to help modernize Lebanon's armed forces as part of international efforts to stabilize a...

Al Qaeda-linked group claims Beirut bombings

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The al Qaeda-linked Abdullah Azzam Brigades claimed a twin bomb attack in Beirut on Wednesday, saying such attacks would continue until Hezbollah...

Insight: After Syria, al Qaeda expanding in Lebanon

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Faced with recent setbacks in Iraq and Syria, al Qaeda is slowly but firmly gaining influence in Lebanon, helped by the country's...

Suicide bombing kills four in Hezbollah area of south Beirut

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A suicide bomber killed four people on Tuesday in a residential district of southern Beirut known for its support of the powerful...

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SA’s top soldier right on decline upon a decline in the SANDF

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South Africa’s senior soldier – SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief – General Rudzani Maphwanya has it spot on in that the decline upon...