What it means to call the bombing of Iran's embassy in Beirut 'sectarian violence'
Syria's civil war is increasingly seen as stoking a regional conflict based on religious differences. But don't forget about political motives, analysts say.
Twin bombings in Beirut have their roots in Syria
Tuesday's twin suicide bombings outside the Iranian embassy in Beirut, which wounded more than 140, is another in a string of attacks rooted in the Syrian conflict.
Suicide bombing near Iranian embassy in Beirut kills dozens
Dozens are dead after a suicide bombing in a Shia neighborhood of Beirut.
US, UK condemn suicide bombings that killed 23 near Iranian embassy in Beirut (PHOTOS)
US Secretary of State Kerry condemned the 'senseless and despicable' bombings and British Prime Minister Cameron called Iran's leader with condolences.
Nasrallah says Hezbollah will keep fighting in Syria war
'We have said on several occasions that the presence of our soldiers on Syrian soil is to defend... Syria,' said Hezbollah's leader Nasrallah.
Syrian conflict stokes Sunni anger in Lebanon, with army now seen as threat
Sunni militants accuse the army, perhaps the only widely respected public institution in Lebanon, of siding with Hezbollah.
Gay Lebanese singer with 'Freddie Mercury' edge fronts band
Lebanon's alternative band is not only known for its catchy songs but its lead singer whose sexuality is still taboo in the region.
Tripoli Lebanon clashes see 7 dead, dozens wounded
The two districts of Jabal Mohsen and Bab al-Tabbaneh have seen the heaviest fighting during the conflict.
From Castro to Cheney: history's most insane assassination plots
Last year was a weird one for assassinations plots. History is even weirder.
Hezbollah checkpoint clash leaves four dead in Lebanon
Four others were wounded in the clash at a security checkpoint near Baalbek in eastern Lebanon.
Want to stay alive in Lebanon? There's an app for that
Lebanese developers are designing apps to keep people safe as Syria-related violence intensifies.
Among Syria's rebels, anger at US about-face
Hopes are dashed as Washington backs off strikes against government forces.
What are the economic risks if Syria goes south?
Analysis: Would airstrikes spark global anarchy — or is that what looms without them?
Will Hezbollah strike back if the US attacks Syria?
Hezbollah has increasingly linked its position of power in Lebanon to the survival of the Assad regime.
60 Seconds on Earth: Working to save a piece of Lebanese history
Beirut's historic homes are deteriorating. Replacing them are high rises.
Even if Obama wins congressional OK, he should reconsider Syria action
Commentary: The president's missteps and waffling have damaged his credibility and the country’s.
Syria refugees: a 'humanitarian calamity,' UN says
More than six million people have been displaced from their homes as a result of the Syrian civil war.
Syria 'hemorrhaging' refugees as number of displaced tops 6 million (PHOTOS)
As the US heads for strikes against Syria, the country's refugee crisis hits massive proportions.
Syrian refugees raise tensions in fragile Lebanon
More than 700,000 Syrian refugees are pressuring local communities in Lebanon. There are fears US strikes in Syria will send more across the border.
What do Syrians think of potential US strikes on their country?
Activists, rebels and regime supporters are divided over the prospect of a Western military campaign to punish the government for an alleged chemical weapons attack.
Russia could be the unlikely partner who helps solve the mess in Syria
Commentary: Assad isn't the real threat in Syria today; it's the radical Sunnis, who are the best organized of the rebel groups and who could easily take over were Assad overthrown.
Al Qaeda in Yemen denies US claims on attack plots
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula denies attack plot and US interception of high-level phone calls.
Lebanon explosions: Is it different this time?
Twin bombings targeting Sunni worshippers have Lebanese afraid of a fresh sectarian conflict.
Lebanon bomb blasts rock second city Tripoli
Two powerful explosions level mosques in the northern Lebanon city of Tripoli. At least 27 people died and more than 500 were wounded.
Middle East whiplash as strikes hit Israel and Lebanon
Israelis went to sleep Thursday knowing that their northern border had been attacked by extremist jihadi elements in southern Lebanon, and awoke to hear that their air force had retaliated against Lebanon overnight.
Suspect arrested in deadly Lebanon explosions (PHOTOS)
Powerful explosions rocked the port city of Tripoli in northern Lebanon on Friday, just as Muslims were exiting midday prayers.
Four rockets fired at Israel from Lebanon
Israel’s Army Radio reported that one of the rockets was deflected in flight by the country’s 'Iron Dome' anti-missile system.
60 seconds on Earth: Escaping Syria, by boat (VIDEO)
Hundreds of Syrian refugees are traveling by boat to Lebanon every week. Here's a snapshot of the journey.
Hassan Nasrallah, Hezbollah leader, vows revenge for deadly Beirut bombing
“To the killers: Our hands will reach you,” Hezbollah’s Hassan Nasrallah said Friday, a day after a car bomb killed 22 in Beirut.
Lebanon: Deadly car bomb rocks Beirut, killing at least 22 (VIDEO)
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the attack that targeted a Hezbollah stronghold in southern Beirut.
Turkish Airlines pilots kidnapped in Lebanon, held for hostages
Armed men kidnapped two Turkish Airlines pilots on Friday morning from a bus carrying several other crew members and passengers between Beirut's airport and a hotel.