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Two killed in clashes in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Two killed in clashes in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Two members of the Palestinian group Fatah were killed in clashes with Islamist groups in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon on Wednesday, medical sources said, bringing the number of dead to six in nearly a week of fighting.

Lebanon army says in final stage of IS border battle

Lebanon army says in final stage of IS border battle

Lebanon's army said Tuesday it had captured most of a mountainous area on the border with Syria during an operation to clear Islamic State group jihadists from the region.

Lebanon helped foil bomb attack on Australia-UAE flight

Lebanon helped foil bomb attack on Australia-UAE flight

Lebanon helped foil an alleged Islamic State-inspired plot to blow up a plane travelling from Australia to the United Arab Emirates this month, its interior minister said on Monday.

Lebanon to begin offensive against IS on Syria border

Lebanon to begin offensive against IS on Syria border

The Lebanese army announced Saturday the start of an offensive against the Islamic State (IS) group close to the Syrian border in the east of the country, where jihadists have been operating for several years.

Clashes kill two in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Clashes kill two in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Clashes between Palestinian security forces and Sunni Islamists in Ain el-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon left two people dead, a Reuters witness said.

Hezbollah says US can't hurt it, dismisses sanctions

Hezbollah says US can't hurt it, dismisses sanctions

The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Sunday the administration of US President Donald Trump had no way to harm it, dismissing US sanctions and threats targeting his Iran-backed group.

Syrian militants, refugees arrive in rebel zone from Lebanon

Syrian militants, refugees arrive in rebel zone from Lebanon

Syrians who left Lebanon after a ceasefire between Hezbollah and Nusra militants on Thursday started crossing into a rebel-held area of Syria where they will settle, Lebanese media reported.

Syrians evacuate Lebanese border camps for rebel-held territory

Syrians evacuate Lebanese border camps for rebel-held territory

Buses carrying Syrian militants and refugees left a Lebanese border area bound for a rebel-held part of Syria on Wednesday, under a deal made after Hezbollah routed Islamist Nusra Front insurgents in their last foothold at the frontier.

Militants poised to leave Lebanon-Syria border zone under truce

Militants poised to leave Lebanon-Syria border zone under truce

A convoy of buses was deployed on Monday to transport Nusra Front militants and refugees from Lebanon's border region to Syria in exchange for Hezbollah prisoners.

Hezbollah: ceasefire reached on Lebanon-Syria border

Hezbollah: ceasefire reached on Lebanon-Syria border

Fighting between Lebanon's Hezbollah movement and a former Al-Qaeda affiliate on the Syria-Lebanon border halted on Thursday after a ceasefire was reached, Lebanese media and Hezbollah outlets reported.

Hezbollah advances against militants near Syrian border

Hezbollah advances against militants near Syrian border

Fighters from the Lebanese Hezbollah movement on Saturday made further progress against militants on the second day of a military operation near the border with war-torn Syria, Lebanon's official National News Agency reported.

Lebanon's Hezbollah launches Syria border operation

Lebanon's Hezbollah launches Syria border operation

Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah group said on Friday its fighters had begun an operation against militants on both sides of the country's border with Syria.