Lebanon today : Monday March 25 Top news

Here are the top stories for Lebanon today: Lebanon’s PM Hariri  had a heart procedure in a Paris hospital… Hariri’s personal physician, Essam Yassin, says the prime minister is well and describes the procedure as a “preventive” measure.     Brazil judge orders release of ex-president Michel Temer. The preventative detention of Temer, the 78-year-old predecessor […]

Pompeo tells Lebanon to choose Hezbollah or independence

A seven-minute media address by United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday was dominated by his country’s preoccupation with Hezbollah and, in effect, its patron Iran. Pompeo read out his statement during his visit to Beirut as his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil watched with an unwavering gaze. The top US diplomat minced no words while declaring the intentions of […]

Lebanon today : Monday March 18 Top news

Here are the top stories for Lebanon today: Pompeo’s  visit: Lebanon’s leaders must  talk with the US and Russia to avoid  economic  and security collapse   FPM’s Bassil threatens to topple Hariri’s government over the files of corruption, electricity and the displaced A Lebanon Bar Association delegation Withdraws from 24th Arab Lawyers’ Union  Conference over  the presence of […]