BREAKING NEWS | Missile Fired At Israeli Drone Over South Lebanon

MILAN – – Anti – aircraft missiles were fired at an Israeli drone flying over south Lebanon on Wednesday but did not hit the target, the Israeli military spokesman said. Two Lebanese security sources said Lebanon’s Hezbollah armed movement fired at the drone. One of the sources said the missile did not hit the aircraft, … More BREAKING NEWS | Missile Fired At Israeli Drone Over South Lebanon

ARTS & CULTURE | Lebanon Return Two Stolen 18th – Century Religious Icons To Greece

ATHENS – – Lebanon handed back two 18th – century religious icons of Jesus and Mary to Greece on Tuesday after they were seized during an auction, a judicial sources said. The paintings were stole from an exhibition in Athens in 2016, and Greece put out an international notice calling for their return. Icons are … More ARTS & CULTURE | Lebanon Return Two Stolen 18th – Century Religious Icons To Greece

NEWS ALERT | Lebanon Closes Bars, Nightclubs To Curb Coronavirus

BEIRUT – Lebanon said on Sunday it will close bars and nightclubs to help contain the COVID-19 outbreak which has killed more than 450 people in a country also reeling from financial crisis and an explosion in Beirut two months ago. The Interior Ministry shut bars and nightclubs until further notice and enforced local lockdowns … More NEWS ALERT | Lebanon Closes Bars, Nightclubs To Curb Coronavirus

FASHION | Drake Supports Lebanon With His Fashion Line

Canadian rapper Drake is launching a line of hoodies and T-shirts via his OVO fashion label in support of Lebanon. The clothing items are set to launch exclusively online on Wednesday. All proceeds will be donate to the Lebanese Red Cross, in aid of the victims of the Beirut port explosion, which ripped through Lebanon’s … More FASHION | Drake Supports Lebanon With His Fashion Line

Experts: Rainy Season To Further Threaten Beirut Heritage

BEIRUT – Restoring Beirut’s damaged architectural heritage following the devastating August explosion will take hundreds of millions of dollars and costs will quickly rise if no action is taken ahead of the onset of the rainy season in less than two months, international experts warned Tuesday. An international coalition of museums and heritage protection groups … More Experts: Rainy Season To Further Threaten Beirut Heritage

NEWS | Kuwait To Rebuild Lebanon’s Only Large Grain Silo After Blast: Report

BEIRUT | LEBANON – Kuwait said it will rebuild Lebanon’s only large grain silo that was destroyed by the massive Beirut port explosion, raising fears of food shortages in a country already in financial meltdown. The destruction of the 120,000 – tonne capacity structure at the port, the main entry point for food imports, meant … More NEWS | Kuwait To Rebuild Lebanon’s Only Large Grain Silo After Blast: Report

FASHION | ‘We Must Go On’, Says Lebanese Designer Elie Saab After Blast

It felt like an eternity rather than just a few minutes as haute couture fashion designer Elie Saab scrambled to make sure his 200 staff members, including his son, were safe when this month’s massive explosion shook Beirut. Like many Lebanese on Aug.4 when chemicals at the port detoned, the 56-year-old felt the blast was … More FASHION | ‘We Must Go On’, Says Lebanese Designer Elie Saab After Blast

WORLD NEWS | France’s Parly Confirms Macron Plans Trip To Lebanon Sept.1

PARIS | FRANCE – French President Emmanuel Macron plans to return to Beirut on Sept.1 to follow up the reconstruction efforts after the catastrophic blast which destroyed parts of Beirut last week, French Defense Minister Florence Parly said Friday. Parly, speaking after a tour of the French helicopter-carrier Tonnerre which arrived earlier in the day … More WORLD NEWS | France’s Parly Confirms Macron Plans Trip To Lebanon Sept.1

BREAKING NEWS | Lebanon’s President Accepts Government Resignation, Asks It To Stay On In Caretaker Capacity

BEIRUT | LEBANON – Lebanese President Michel Aoun accepted the resignation of the prime minister’s government on Monday following last week’s devastating explosion in Beirut port and asked it to stay on in a caretaker capacity until a new cabinet is formed, a televised announcement said.

BREAKING NEWS | Lebanon Government Resigns After Deadly Beirut Blast

BEIRUT | LEBANON – Lebanon’s Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced on Monday the resignation of his government after a powerful Beirut explosion sparked public uproar against the country’s leaders. Diab, in a televised speech, said the detonation of highly-explosive material warehoused at the port in the capital for the last seven years was ‘the result … More BREAKING NEWS | Lebanon Government Resigns After Deadly Beirut Blast