https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-pm-designate-adib-calls-collaboration-form-gov-200921093047746.html Amid political deadlock, Adib urged parties to work so French initiative succeeds and economic collapse is avoided.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanese-footballer-mohamed-atwi-dies-bullet-wound-200918112946449.html Atwi was reportedly hit in the head by a bullet fired in the air during funeral last month for Beirut explosion victim.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/france-regrets-lebanon-formed-government-200916151321238.html Lebanese political factions failed to meet a mid-September dateline set by President Macron to name a new cabinet.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-fire-erupts-beirut-building-designed-zaha-hadid-200915074510855.html No injuries reported in fire, the third such incident in the area within a week even as Beirut recovers from port blast.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-massive-fire-erupts-beirut-port-area-200910104103251.html No immediate information about cause, a little more than a month since port explosion devastated Lebanese capital.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/hezbollah-hamas-chiefs-meet-discuss-israel-arab-ties-200906170419808.html Meeting comes after August’s agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates to normalise diplomatic relations.
https://www.aljazeera.com/podcasts/thetake/2020/09/testing-limits-lebanese-resilience-beirut-200909131819598.html In the wake of the August 4 port explosion, people say their resilience is a finite resource.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/sign-life-days-search-beirut-blast-survivors-200906064703904.html After three days of digging through rubble of a building, rescuers say there is no hope of finding someone alive.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/search-beirut-blast-survivor-enters-day-200905101519492.html Rescuers continue frantic search for potential survivor under the rubble of a building demolished by August 4 blast.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/search-survivor-continues-beirut-building-rubble-200904133043566.html Chilean rescue team detected signs of life on Thursday under the rubble of a building demolished by August blast.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-4-tonnes-ammonium-nitrate-beirut-port-200903165918426.html Lebanon’s army said it found the chemical near the entrance to Beirut port, the site of a powerful explosion last month.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/full-france-draft-proposal-lebanon-government-200903101156402.html The draft proposal obtained by Al Jazeera demands change in four major areas including introducing a number of reforms.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-macron-offers-carrot-stick-200901224904801.html In second Beirut visit since deadly blast, French president vows wide-reaching aid, threatens sanctions to coax reforms.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/lebanon-turns-100-upheaval-crises-200901150541216.html Facing potential bankruptcy and total collapse, many Lebanese mark the centennial feeling their nation has failed.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/france-macron-returns-beirut-press-reforms-200831181941308.html French president to push Lebanon’s politicians to enact reforms demanded by donors before releasing financial aid.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/mustapha-adib-designated-lebanon-pm-200830164828327.html Future Movement will nominate ambassador to Germany to be prime minister in formal consultations, party official says.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/israel-launches-air-attacks-hezbollah-posts-lebanon-border-200826061432456.html Incident comes four days after Hezbollah announced it had brought down an Israeli drone flying over the Blue Line.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/hezbollah-downs-israeli-drone-lebanon-200823090746634.html Hezbollah says its fighters seized the drone that flew over the UN-demarcated Blue Line.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/hariri-accepts-verdict-father-case-punishment-200818153819582.html Special Tribunal for Lebanon finds Hezbollah member guilty of assassinating ex-PM Rafik Hariri in 2005 bomb blast.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/tribunal-hezbollah-member-guilty-rafik-hariri-killing-200818091029067.html More than 15 years after Hariri was killed with 21 others in a huge suicide bomb blast, verdict finally comes down.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/fbi-team-heading-beirut-join-explosion-investigation-200815121311132.html The cause of the fire that ignited 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate at the port of Lebanon’s capital remains unclear.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/lebanon-hezbollah-concerned-hariri-killing-verdict-200814195908371.html Movement’s leader Hassan Nasrallah says the group will maintain the innocence of four suspects regardless of outcome.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/official-fbi-joining-beirut-explosion-investigation-200813154715616.html A US official says Lebanese authorities invited the FBI to help investigate, French investigators are also taking part.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/beirut-port-resumes-partial-operations-week-blast-200812111544497.html Port operating to unload vessels for merchants a day after vigil held to remember victims of last week’s blast.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/lebanon-sees-record-high-coronavirus-cases-deaths-200812063607556.html Health officials warn the chaos caused by enormous deadly explosion in Beirut risks accelerating spread of COVID-19.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/unhcr-reports-34-refugees-killed-beirut-blast-200811150138657.html The UN agency said it feared the death toll of the 200,000 mostly Syrian refugees living in the city could rise.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/reports-lebanon-leaders-warned-july-port-explosives-200811115445345.html Letter warning Beirut could ‘be destroyed’ reportedly sent to prime minister and president by port security officials.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/blood-lebanese-demand-change-gov-quits-200811091228350.html Many believe the government’s resignation will do little to change political deadlock and economic crisis.
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/08/lebanon-crisis-timeline-beirut-blast-gov-resignation-200810171817351.html The deadly August 4 explosion pushed the country further to the brink, forcing PM Hassan Diab’s government to quit.