Gulf Times - Lebanon
Hezbollah: Lebanon's next government must heed protesters

Hezbollah: Lebanon's next government must heed protesters

Hezbollah said on Friday a new Lebanese government must listen to the demands that fuelled protests against the country's rulers and led Saad al-Hariri to quit as prime minister.

Hariri ready to be Lebanese PM again but with conditions

Hariri ready to be Lebanese PM again but with conditions

Saad al-Hariri is ready to return as prime minister of a new Lebanese government, a senior official familiar with his thinking said, on condition it includes technocrats and can quickly implement reforms

Lebanon government falls after two weeks of street pressure

Lebanon government falls after two weeks of street pressure

Lebanon's prime minister on Tuesday announced he was submitting the resignation of his government, bowing to nearly two weeks of unprecedented nationwide protests.

Lebanon protesters block roads to keep revolt alive

Lebanon protesters block roads to keep revolt alive

Lebanese demonstrators set up barricades and parked cars across key roads Monday to protest corruption and press their demands for a radical overhaul of their country's sectarian political system.

Lebanon protesters to form nationwide human chain

Lebanon protesters to form nationwide human chain

Tens of thousands of Lebanese protesters were to attempt a human chain running across the entire country Sunday to symbolise newfound national unity.

Lebanese take to streets for 10th day, defying Hezbollah

Lebanese take to streets for 10th day, defying Hezbollah

Demonstrators across Lebanon blocked roads and took to the streets Saturday for a 10th consecutive day, defying what they said were attempts by Hezbollah

Hezbollah warns of chaos, civil war in Lebanon

Hezbollah warns of chaos, civil war in Lebanon

Hezbollah warned on Friday that a power vacuum could tip Lebanon into civil war, suggesting that adversaries including the United States and Israel were seeking to exploit an unprecedented wave of demonstrations

Army tries to reopen roads as Lebanon remains paralysed

Army tries to reopen roads as Lebanon remains paralysed

Security forces are trying to persuade protesters to reopen roads across Lebanon through peaceful means but will not use force if they refuse

Lebanon government in 11-hour reform drive as protests swell

Lebanon government in 11-hour reform drive as protests swell

Lebanon's teetering government was expected Monday to approve a belated economic rescue plan as the nation prepared for a fifth day of mass protests against the ruling elite.

Hundreds of thousands take over streets as Lebanon's protests grow

Hundreds of thousands take over streets as Lebanon's protests grow

Hundreds of thousands of Lebanese took to the streets to condemn political stasis and corruption Sunday, the largest in four days of demonstrations that have crippled the country and threatened the coalition government.

Lebanon army cracks down on protests as government bickers

Lebanon army cracks down on protests as government bickers

The Lebanese army moved to end a wave of protests against tax increases and alleged official corruption Saturday as the fragile governing coalition fractured over promised economic reforms.

Embassy cautions Qataris in Lebanon

Embassy cautions Qataris in Lebanon

The embassy of Qatar in the Lebanese capital Beirut has called on Qatari citizens to wait and avoid travelling to Lebanon for the time being due to developments to preserve their safety.