Tarek Bitar

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Supporters of Hizbullah mourn next to coffins during the funeral of the three people allegedly killed a day earlier by snipers, in the southern suburbs of Beirut, Lebanon on October 15th. Photograph: Nabil Mounzer/EPA

The leader of the right-wing Christian Lebanese Forces party (LF), Samir Geagea, has objected to the summons by Beirut’s military court for questionin(...)

Members of the Amal movement carry the flag-draped casket of a fellow fighter who was killed in clashes in Beirut. Photograph: Mahmoud Zayyat/AFP via Getty

A day after the worst sectarian violence in Beirut in more than a decade, a fraught calm hung over the city on Friday with streets largely empty and g(...)

Seven people died in clashes between Hizbullah, Amal and the Lebanese Forces in Beirut. Photograph: Hassan Ammar/AP

All three factions involved in Thursday’s clashes in Beirut, in which seven people died, have called for an investigation into the violence, although(...)

Residents are evacuated  after  a gunfight erupted in Beirut on Thursday during a rally by the Shia Hizbullah and Amal Movement groups. Photograph: Marwan Tahtah/Getty Images

Six people are dead and dozens injured after snipers opened fire on a rally by Lebanon’s powerful Hizbullah group and others in central Beirut, unleas(...)