After the killing of a Lebanese man by a Syrian in the town of Bcharre, locals came out to vent their anger against Syrians, attacking refugees and setting homes alight.
Combi Lift will remove "flammable and highly reactive" chemicals from 49 containers at the port, the caretaker prime minister's office says in a statement.
UN's relief agency for Palestine refugees says it's confident US President-elect Joe Biden will restore "humanitarian aid for the Palestinian people" cut by Trump administration.
The Treasury designation did not mention Gebran Bassil's alliance or links to Hezbollah, but the sanctions targeting him appeared to be part of the Trump administration’s maximum pressure campaign against Iran and its allies in the region.
The gutted silos, which had a storage capacity of more than 100,000 tonnes, have become emblematic of the catastrophic port blast, which took place on August 4 and has been widely blamed on government negligence.
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Saad Hariri’s return to office has been rejected by protesters who demand change and see him as a symbol of a political class they blame for the country’s woes.
There is little energy left as the Covid-19 pandemic spreads, unemployment rises and the capital city reels from a huge explosion in August that left thousands homeless.
Lebanon and Israel have begun unprecedented talks sponsored by the UN and US to settle a maritime border dispute and clear the way for oil and gas exploration.
Dozens of fires that devastated large areas in both countries have been controlled, officials say, without revealing the full extent of the damage.
Three people killed in Syria's Latakia province, and some 100 fires burn land across neighbouring Lebanon, officials say.
With rubbish piling up amid the shortage of government funds, one of Beirut's main landfill sites is set to shut down.
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