The special tribunal trying the four suspects accused of the assassination of Lebanon's ex-PM Rafic Hariri delivers its verdict on August 7
03 Aug 2020 11:52 AM
The judgment harks back to an event that changed the face of Middle East, leading to protests that pushed Syrian forces out of Lebanon
03 Aug 2020 10:30 AM
As Hariri announced his resignation, scores of demonstrators in Beirut celebrated with joy.
30 Oct 2019 8:09 PM
Hariri 'will be staying in kingdom for two more days, so I hope there are no rumours of his abduction,' Prince Mohammed bin Salman said.
25 Oct 2018 2:02 PM
A French diplomat confirmed Hariri’s arrival but would not comment on his plans beyond meeting Macron.
18 Nov 2017 7:14 PM
Hariri brushed aside rumours that he was under de facto house arrest in the kingdom and said he would land in Beirut 'in two or three days'.
13 Nov 2017 8:42 AM
Saad Hariri announced his resignation in a surprise move that coincided with Saudi’s sweeping corruption purge.
11 Nov 2017 11:55 AM
Trump said the US has made “tremendous strides” against the Islamic State terror group in Syria, Iraq and other locations.
26 Jul 2017 4:52 PM