Guatemala designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization

The United States praised the Latin American country's decision as it tries to get more states to designate the Iran-backed Lebanese group terrorists.

Al-Monitor Staff | Terrorism | Oct 26, 2020
al-monitor A shop assistant shows a dog tag with the logotype of Lebanese radical Islamic Shiite militia Hezbollah, in a military supply shop, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in Latin America, July 28, 2006. Photo by MAURICIO LIMA/AFP via Getty Images.

Lebanon’s Hariri again tapped as prime minister

Lebanese President Michel Aoun has tasked veteran politician and former Prime Minister Saad Hariri to form a new government.

Al-Monitor Staff | Beirut explosion | Oct 22, 2020

Hezbollah rejects Lebanese delegation at maritime border talks with Israel

Lebanon's two main Shiite parties said the negotiating team in the border talks shouldn't include civilians.

Al-Monitor Staff | Border Disputes | Oct 14, 2020

Israeli, Lebanese delegations meet for maritime border talks

Israel and Lebanon sent technical delegations for the talks today on establishing their maritime border.

Rina Bassist | | Oct 14, 2020

Lebanon receives FBI's report on Beirut port explosion

The US agency conducted an investigation into what led to the devastating August blast.

Al-Monitor Staff | Beirut explosion | Oct 13, 2020