Arts Transcend the Borders: the Unveiling of the First Russian Film Festival in Lebanon

The Levant News – Beirut – In recognition of the importance of strengthening the ties between Russia and Lebanon, while believing in arts and culture as a bridge between nations, well-known production company Buta Films (Russia) will hold a press conference on October 11 at Phoenicia Hotel-Beirut to officially announce the launch of the first Russian …

Lebanon foils two ISIS-planned attacks

BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army says it has foiled two terror attacks that ISIS was planning to carry out at a tourist site as well as a crowded residential area. The army’s announcement comes on the wake of a series of suicide bombings in the country’s northeastern border village of Al-Qaa Monday, which killed five people …

Suicide bombers kill 6 in Lebanon

The Levant News — Suicide bombers killed at least six civilians and wounded more than a dozen others in the predominantly Christian village of Qaa in northeastern Lebanon early this morning. The attacks were carried out by four suicide bombers who blew themselves up near a Lebanese Customs center close to the border with Syria. …

Mustafa Badreddine Is Killed in Syria by Takfiris

By ANNE BARNARD and SEWELL CHANMAY for New York Times — Mustafa Amine Badreddine died in a “huge blast” near the Damascus airport, the group’s television network said. Credit Hezbollah, via Associated Press BEIRUT, Lebanon — In his more than three-decade career as a militant operative, Mustafa Amine Badreddine embraced an array of real and …