Reuters in Beirut

Latest from Reuters in Beirut

2 Nov 2015 - 3:24PM
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Beirut bomb blast kills eight, scores injured

A huge car bomb exploded in central Beirut during rush hour on Friday killing a top security official and seven others, wounded about 80 and heightened fears that Syria’s war is aggravating tensions in Lebanon.

A huge car bomb exploded in central Beirut during rush hour on Friday killing a top security official and seven others, wounded about 80 and heightened fears that Syria’s war is aggravating tensions in Lebanon.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
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Syrian jets target rebels near Damascus airport

Syrian air force jets bombarded rebel targets on Friday close to the Damascus airport road and a regional airline said the violence had halted international flights to the capital.

Syrian air force jets bombarded rebel targets on Friday close to the Damascus airport road and a regional airline said the violence had halted international flights to the capital.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Nato warns Syria against using chemical weapons

Nato told Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday that any use of chemical weapons in his fight against rebel forces would be met by an swift international response.

Nato told Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday that any use of chemical weapons in his fight against rebel forces would be met by an swift international response.

4 Dec 2012 - 9:31PM
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Syrian army pounds Damascus rebel districts

Syrian government forces bombarded rebel districts near Damascus on Tuesday in a counter-attack to stem rebel gains around President Bashar al-Assad’s power base.

Syrian government forces bombarded rebel districts near Damascus on Tuesday in a counter-attack to stem rebel gains around President Bashar al-Assad’s power base.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Syria says chemical scare 'pretext for intervention'

Western powers are whipping up fears of a fateful move to the use of chemical weapons in Syria’s civil war as a “pretext for intervention”, President Bashar al-Assad’s deputy foreign minister said on Thursday.

Western powers are whipping up fears of a fateful move to the use of chemical weapons in Syria’s civil war as a “pretext for intervention”, President Bashar al-Assad’s deputy foreign minister said on Thursday.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Explosions target Syrian army headquarters

Two loud explosions targeted one of Syria’s top military command buildings in the capital Damascus on Wednesday, engulfing the building in flames, state media said.

Two loud explosions targeted one of Syria’s top military command buildings in the capital Damascus on Wednesday, engulfing the building in flames, state media said.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
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