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The clashes in Lebanon took place amid a rapidly worsening financial crisis and an ongoing impasse over the formation of a new government.
Politics
A riot broke out at Beirut, the country's capital, on Saturday during a protest with thousands of demonstrators present.
Religion
Pope Francis used his speech in St. Peter's Square to address suffering around the world, including Syria, Yemen, Lebanon, Venezuela and South Sudan.
World News
The deteriorating situation for journalists in Lebanon comes despite its decades-old reputation for being an island of free press in the Arab world.

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By attacking protesters, Hezbollah is sending a message that it's willing to use force to protect its political power.
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Saad al-Hariri stepped down after a Hezbollah-aligned group attacked protesters in Beirut.
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Demonstrators are furious at a sectarian ruling elite they accuse of plundering state resources for personal gain.
World News
Hundreds of thousands of people have been flooding the country's streets since Thursday in protest of the government's handling of a crippling economic crisis.
Politics
U.S. immigration officials had questioned Ismail B. Ajjawi about his friends' social media posts.
Lebanese LGBTQ people are still struggling with archaic “unnatural action" laws from the days of French colonization.
The news comes just one year after Lebanon's first pride celebration.
World News
Unofficial results showed Hezbollah and its political allies won just over half the seats in Lebanon’s parliamentary election.
World News
For many younger Lebanese, Sunday brought a first chance to vote in a national election after parliament twice extended a term that expired in 2013.
Opinion
"Beirut" aims to profit from Lebanon's deadly civil war, but it doesn't tell any Lebanese truths.
Religion
“It’s what we should do as Americans," said Rev. Dr. Chloe Breyer, executive director of the Interfaith Center of New York.
World News
It's the first time he has been back after resigning as prime minister and spurring a political crisis.
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After announcing his resignation in Saudi Arabia, Saad al-Hariri says he will return to Beirut and clarify his position.
World News
After previously announcing his resignation while in Saudi Arabia, the Lebanese prime minister has now suspended that decision upon returning to Beirut.
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The proof will be in the pudding when Prime Minister Saad Hariri returns home in the coming days to a country in which friend