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Lebanon Syria War

Max J. Rosenthal

'There Are Kids Who Didn't Even Know A, B, C' | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 02.27.2014 | World

BAR ELIAS, Lebanon -- The tallest structure in this small refugee camp in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley is called the education center. But like the rest of ...

Lebanese Army To Take Control Of Violence-Ridden City

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 02.01.2014 | World

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — The Lebanese government authorized the army on Monday to take control of the northern city of Tripoli for six months followi...

Russia Wants To Send Delegation To U.S. To Discuss Syria

AP | LAURA MILLS | Posted 11.02.2013 | World

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin proposed on Monday to send a delegation of Russian lawmakers to the United States to discuss the situation in ...

Lebanese Hostages In Syria Could Spark Tensions

AP | BASSEM MROUE and ZEINA KARAM | Posted 05.29.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- The mysterious case of 11 Lebanese Shiites who were taken hostage in Syria last week is raising fears of renewed street battles in Beirut as...

How Can Lebanon Survive the Syria Crisis?

Georges Pierre Sassine | Posted 06.16.2013 | World
Georges Pierre Sassine

The current "wait and see" policy until a Syria resolution is reached will only exacerbate Lebanon's fragile position. This is why it is urgent that Lebanese, leaders and citizens, actively think of ways to shield Lebanon from the Syrian crisis.