A daily hustle to survive: This is the life of a Syrian refugee
The often unbearable existence of a Syrian refugee drives some to unthinkable acts.
One village in Lebanon is hosting more Syrian refugees than the entire United States
Lebanon is currently home to well more than a million Syrian refugees.
A deadly sandstorm is sweeping across the Middle East
In Syria, the storm was reported to have stalled government airstrikes on rebel areas due to poor visibility.
A photo tour of Beirut’s pop-up Christian shrines
Lebanon remains a hospitable place for Christians, home to at least eight different sects.
Lebanon’s young protesters want to end the old way of doing things
'We have inherited the mess that the older generation created.'
This image of a Syrian refugee and his daughter went viral. Then the donations came pouring in
The picture of a single father selling pens by the side of the road prompted a wave of donations on social media.
A female TV reporter gets help from Beirut protesters, Daily Mail sees something very different
A mob attack, or a mob rescue?
Beirut's Berlin Wall moment lasted less than 24 hours
After a weekend of violent protests, a wall was erected around the prime minister's office. It didn't last long.
Lebanon's got 99 problems and trash is just one
What next for the country's burgeoning protest movement?
Beirut garbage protests met with tear gas and rubber bullets
It's not just about the trash anymore.
Anywhere but Lebanon: Why the Palestinian girl Angela Merkel made cry doesn't want to leave Germany
Reem Sahwil's family still lives in Lebanon, a place where Palestinian refugees like them face great hardships.
Malala turns 18, opens school for Syrian girls
'Syrian children are suffering the most, being refugees for more than four years, deprived of education,' Malala told reporters.
Celebrities and activists call for equality for Lebanon's LGBT community
'You don't have to be gay to defend the rights of LGBT.'
Anger at Turkey's refusal to recognize the Armenian genocide is written on Beirut's streets
Bourj Hammoud is home to many descendants of the WWI-era atrocity. They've made their opinions known.
The refugee from Homs who can hardly afford to feed his family
Ahmad worked real estate before the war, now he cannot afford to put a roof over his own head.
Hezbollah kills two Israeli soldiers in border attack
Militant group Hezbollah has claimed responsibility for an attack on an Israeli army convoy near the Israel-Lebanon border.
Israeli strike on Hezbollah in Syria raises tensions
The strike on the Golan Heights in Syria killed Jihad Mughniyah and eight other fighters, according to reports.
Beirut shows solidarity with Charlie Hebdo on historic day for France
Lebanon does not have to look far into its past for attacks on its own journalists.
Some Syrian refugees would rather face bombs at home than endure Lebanon's harsh winter anymore
A severe winter storm has piled misery on thousands of Syrian refugees living in tents and make-shift structures across Lebanon.
How Lebanon is reacting to the news that one of the world's most popular porn stars is home-grown
Mia Khalifa's rapid rise in the adult entertainment industry has divided her home country.
Lebanon detains wife of Islamic State leader
The Lebanese army detained a wife and daughter of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as they crossed the border from Syria more than a week ago.
This map shows all the countries where voting is mandatory
It might seem weird to citizens of the United States — where only 58 percent of eligible voters cast ballots in the 2012 presidential election — but it's the way things are in 21 nations around the world.
US government to its people: Stay away from these countries
In total, the State Department has travel warnings in place for 41 nations.
Rick Perry's Islamic State remark joins a list of Mexican-border terror threat claims
Here’s a look at four major claims of faraway terrorism stirring in America's southern frontier. In some of those cases, at least, officials actually attempted to provide evidence, with varying success.
60 Seconds on Earth: What it's like to be displaced by the Islamic State (VIDEO)
'We left our money, our house, everything behind and ran.'
Where watching the World Cup ain't easy
Folks in Jerusalem complain about having to pay to watch on Al Jazeera. Meanwhile, a car bomb exploded south of Beirut last night, wounding at least five soccer fans.
You'd think George Clooney asked all of Lebanon to marry him
The news of Clooney asking Lebanese-born Amal Alamuddin to marry him has been quite welcome in a country used to more violent reports.
Meet the civilians who fled Syria's last rebel stronghold
A dispatch from the town directly across the border from the one the Syrian government just captured.
Day 1,096: What does the fall of Yabroud mean for the Syria conflict?
Government forces have recaptured the rebel stronghold, with some help from Hezbollah.
Highlights from Day 14 remind us why Sochi's Winter Olympics aren't about sports
Ukraine won its first gold medal, but didn't celebrate, while a skier from Lebanon finished 47th and declared it a victory.
Why Lebanese politics are so messed up
Or: How to spend ten months trying to form a government.