"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has been sworn in for a third term in office, at a ceremony in his palace in Damascus.
It follows an election
President al-Assad’s forces and soldiers from the Lebanese Hezbollah are closing in on the border town of Yabroud in their attempt to drive out Sunni
Lebanese security forces announced on Friday the arrest of a top suspect behind Wednesday’s twin suicide bombings near the Iranian cultural centre in
Lebanon announced its new government on Saturday, bringing to an end a ten month political deadlock.
Prime Minister Tammam Salam had been unable to
Lebanese officials announced they have formed a new government after ten months of political crisis.
Beirut has been without a government since
At least two people have been killed and six others wounded after a suicide car bomb exploded in a Hezbollah stronghold on Lebanon’s northern border
An explosion rocked Beirut’s southern suburbs on Tuesday, witnesses and local media have said, hitting a Hezbollah stronghold that has been the
A car bomb is reported to have exploded in the Lebanese town of Hermel near to offices of the Shia militant group, Hezbollah.
According to reports
Investigators have been examining the site of a powerful bomb attack in Beirut which has claimed the lives of at least five people according to media
Lebanon’s Health Ministry said at least five people were killed and 20 wounded in Beirut on Thursday after a large explosion during rush hour rocked
There has been a powerful explosion in southern Beirut in an area that is a stronghold of Hezbollah.
At least four people are said to have been
Mohamad Chatah advised two former Lebanese prime ministers, Fouad Siniora and Saad al-Hariri, and also served as finance minister. He was a
A car bomb has exploded in Lebanon near the Syrian border.
The blast, in an otherwise deserted and muddy open field near a Hezbollah base, appears
Hassan al-Laqqis, a commander of Shia group Hezbollah, has been shot dead outside his home near Beirut.
Little is publicly known about Laqqis but
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has made his second major speech in two days to mark the Shi’ite festival of Achoura.
He said it was “illogical”
Syrian president Assad has told German newsmagazine Der Spiegel that he wants German envoys to go to Syria and has hinted that they could play a
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, speaking on a day of mourning in Lebanon following a deadly car bomb in southern Beirut on Thursday, has
Lebanon has once again suffered bloodshed on the streets of Beirut.
The most powerful military force in the country, Hezbollah, was the target for
Friday has been declared a day of mourning for the victims of the deadly car bombing which struck southern Beirut on Thursday.
The blast killed
There has been a powerful and deadly explosion in southern Beirut.
The blast was near a complex used by Lebanon’s militant group