Protests at the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon took a violent turn Sunday when Internal Security Forces charged demonstrators after firing tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannons as the crowd was dispersing.
New protests flared in the Middle East and elsewhere Sunday over U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, a move that has drawn global condemnation and sparked days of unrest in Palestine.
Iraq militia group Asaib Ahl al-Haq responded to criticism by Prime Minister Saad Hariri Saturday by saying the group’s leader entered Lebanon legally and his trip to the border was in a show of support.
Lebanese politicians condemned the violence that broke out between protesters and Internal Security Forces near the U.S. Embassy in Awkar, hours after activists set fire to American and Israeli flags there Sunday.
Demonstrations near the U.S. Embassy Sunday turned violent as protesters took to the streets to denounce U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize occupied Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
United Nations officials have found that missiles fired at Saudi Arabia by Yemen’s Houthi rebels appear to have a common origin, but they are still investigating U.S. and Saudi claims that Iran supplied them, according to a confidential…
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared final victory over Daesh (ISIS) on Saturday after Iraqi forces drove its last remnants from the country, three years after the militant group captured about a third of Iraq's territory
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas will refuse to meet US Vice President Mike Pence later this month following Washington's controversial policy shift on Jerusalem, an Abbas aide said on Saturday, as protests gripped the Palestinian…
Protests in solidarity with Palestine were held across Lebanon Friday, with demonstrators denouncing U.S. President Donald Trump and demanding his downfall after he recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital Wednesday.
A year ago, with the election of a U.S. president who had fulminated against the international trade and financial systems, some analysts worried that the engine of global prosperity might soon be sputtering.
At least two person were killed in clashes with Israeli troops Friday when thousands of Palestinians rallied against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of occupied Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and the Palestinian president said…
The United States and French embassies in Lebanon Friday issued warnings to their nationals in the country to avoid demonstrations being held in protest of the U.S. decision to designate occupied Jerusalem as Israel's capital.