7 more politicians who mysteriously disappeared
Xi Jinping is hardly the only world leader to have gone mysteriously missing.
Syria kidnappings becoming increasing problem
Free Syrian Army allegedly freeing kidnap victims and kidnapping for ransom to fund uprising.
Egypt joins the debate over Syria
Syria’s conflict, already beset by meddling from foreign powers like Iran, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and others, appears to have garnered yet another external player.
Lebanon: Sectarian violence kills three
Sporadic fighting between Sunni Muslims and Alawites has killed 16 people.
Khaled al-Baradei, Sunni leader, killed in Lebanon's restive Tripoli
Sniper's bullet kills young Sunni Sheikh Khaled al-Baradei in Lebanon's Tripoli.
Chatter: Fighting over Syria erupts in northern Lebanon
At least 10 people are dead in Syria-related sectarian violence in Lebanon, Greece wants "breathing space," and Rep. Todd Akin refuses to quit despite absolutely everyone telling him to step aside.
Saudis ordered to leave Lebanon after Syria kidnapping
Saudia Arabia told its citizens to leave Lebanon after a number of kidnappings threats, resulting from the escalating conflict in Syria.
Report: over 20 Syrians taken captive in Lebanon
Syria and Lebanon exchange tit-for-tat kidnappings.
Valerie Amos, UN humanitarian chief, to visit Syria
Valerie Amos will visit Syria and Lebanon Tuesday to discuss solutions to the region's ongoing conflict.
Lebanon former minister charged with Syrian bomb plot
The indictments, which also included two senior Syrian officials are an unprecented move against Lebanon's powerful neighbor whose occupation of the country ended in 2005.
Assad and Nasrallah: A fall from grace
Once the most popular leaders in the Arab world, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Hezbollah leader Hasan Nasrallah are now widely ridiculed.
Syrian shelling hits Lebanon, killing 5
Regime forces fire artillery at villages in northern Lebanon.
Freed ICC lawyer Melinda Taylor and colleagues leave Libya
The four had been detained in the hilltop of Zintan since June on suspicion of spying.
Beirut tears down ancient Phoenician port to make way for skyscrapers
Beirut's culture minister green-lighted the destruction of a Phoenician port which dates back to 500 B.C. in favor of three skyscrapers.
Clashes in northern Lebanon leave at least 9 dead
Fighting in northern Lebanon between supporters and opponents of the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad has left at least nine people dead and over a dozen injured.
2 Qaeda-affiliated gunmen killed in Beirut shootout
After a domestic dispute over a woman, heavily-armed shooters holed themselves up in an apartment in an upscale Beirut neighborhood.
Deadly sectarian violence erupts in Lebanon
At least three people killed in clashes believed tied to Syrian unrest.
Lebanon: Hezbollah praises government for seizing arms ship; Free Syrian Army denies role
The Letfallah II was carrying three containers packed with arms bound for Syria
A year after bin Laden death, poll finds broad Muslim disapproval of Al Qaeda
A Pew Research poll looked at the attitudes of Muslims in Lebanon, Egypt, Pakistan, Jordan, and Turkey.
Lebanon: Skier shot near Syria border
A man skiing at Lebanon's Mount Hermon (Jabal al-Sheikh), near the border with Syria, was shot and wounded by Syrian border guards.
Israel builds security wall on Lebanon border
Israel began construction on a security wall on the Lebanese border.
Lebanon: 'celebratory gunfire' goes awry as son shoots and kills father
The practice of firing one's weapon into the air out of happiness is illegal and frowned upon by authorities.
Ship with arms for Syria stopped in Lebanese waters
The Letfallah II was carrying light, medium, and heavy weaponry.
Lebanon: bombing in southern city of Tyre injures five
The attack may be connected to a string of bombings of establishments that sell alcohol.
Jordan: UNHCR says money for Syria refugees running low
The United Nations High Commission for Refugees said the kingdom is not coping well with thousands of Syrian refugees that have entered the country.
Lebanon: government websites hacked (VIDEO)
"Raise Your Voice," a hacker group, decried government incompetence and corruption.
Hezbollah head Hassan Nasrallah appears on Julian Assange talk show
"The World Tomorrow," hosted by Wikileaks' Assange, intends to interview controversial figures.
Syria summarily executing defenseless rebels, civilians, soldiers, Human Rights Watch says (Video)
The organization said it had documented the role of Syrian security forces in the killings, in which civilians and captured or wounded fighters were the victims.
Ban Ki-moon deplores cross-border shooting, calls on Syria to respect ceasefire deadline
As Syrian bullets kill civilians across the borders in Syria and Lebanon, the UN says Damascus should stick to Thursday's ceasefire deadline.
Syrian forces shoot Lebanese camerman Ali Shaaban dead on Lebanese soil, according to al-Jadeed television
The news station says the TV crew had identified themselves to Syrian forces and were on Lebanese soil when the shooting started.
Canadian farmer freed from Lebanese jail after 1 year
Henk Tepper accused of selling rotten potatoes; arrested on Interpol notice.