Hezbollah rejects Lebanese delegation at maritime border talks with Israel

Lebanon's two main Shiite parties said the negotiating team in the border talks shouldn't include civilians.

Al-Monitor Staff | Border Disputes | Oct 14, 2020
al-monitor A diplomatic convoy carries UN officials to attend the first round of talks between Lebanese and Israeli delegations on the demarcation of the maritime frontier between the two countries, which are still in a state of war, in the southern Lebanese border town of Naqoura on Oct. 14, 2020. Photo by MAHMOUD ZAYYAT/AFP via Getty Images.

Israeli, Lebanese delegations meet for maritime border talks

Israel and Lebanon sent technical delegations for the talks today on establishing their maritime border.

Rina Bassist | | Oct 14, 2020

Lebanon receives FBI's report on Beirut port explosion

The US agency conducted an investigation into what led to the devastating August blast.

Al-Monitor Staff | Beirut explosion | Oct 13, 2020

Lebanon’s Hariri says he’s 'definitely a candidate' to lead government again

The former Lebanese prime minister resigned last year amid anti-government protests, but now says he is willing to return.

Al-Monitor Staff | Beirut explosion | Oct 9, 2020

Lebanon asks Interpol to arrest Russian captain, shipowner after Beirut blast

Lebanese authorities say the cargo ship carried the stockpile of ammonium nitrate to the port in 2013.

Al-Monitor Staff | Beirut explosion | Oct 2, 2020