https://en.beiruttimes.com https://en.beiruttimes.com - English - Arabic newspaper in Los Angeles, Beirut Times - Daily Lebanese and Arab American Newspap https://en.beiruttimes.com Canadian citizen freed from Syria after Lebanese mediation https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/812 08/15/2019 12:03:59

  By: Rob Gillies A Canadian citizen held in Syrian prisons since last year and freed after Lebanese mediation said Friday he had no i .. ..]]>
Lebanons parliament passes 2019 austerity budget https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/811 08/14/2019 11:05:28

      The parliament of Lebanon approved a 2019 austerity budget on Friday in an attempt to rescue an economy that .. ..]]>
Captured ISIS fighters get short sentences and art therapy in Syria https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/810 08/14/2019 11:03:36

    By: Liz Sly QAMISHLI, Syria — At a closely guarded prison in this northeastern Syrian town, former Islamic State fighters .. ..]]>
Syrian Rebels Shoot Down Government Warplane In Countrys Northwest https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/809 08/14/2019 10:55:20

      Rebels shot down a Syrian warplane in the opposition stronghold of Idlib province on Wednesday as Russian-backed governm .. ..]]>
Blast strikes military base in Baghdad https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/808 08/14/2019 10:49:20

      At least one person was killed and 29 others wounded in a blast at a military base in Iraq's capital Baghdad. .. ..]]>
Lebanons Daily Star publishes no news protest edition https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/807 08/08/2019 11:33:20

      Lebanon's only English-language daily "refrained from publishing news articles in its print edition" to pr .. ..]]>
Egypt jails American traveler, saying she criticized the government on Facebook https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/806 08/08/2019 11:26:46

      CAIRO — When Reem Mohamed Desouky arrived from Washington last month with her 13-year-old son, Egyptian autho .. ..]]>
More than 20 injured as earthquake hits south-western Turkey https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/805 08/08/2019 11:23:15

      A total of 23 people were slightly injured after a magnitude-6 earthquake hit the south-western Turkish city of Denizli .. ..]]>
Israeli high school robotics team wins first place at competition in China https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/804 08/08/2019 11:21:49

      The robotics team of the Tichonet high school in Tel Aviv was part of a group that won first place in an international r .. ..]]>
Syrian troops advance in northwest, breaking stalemate https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/803 08/08/2019 11:17:49

      BEIRUT — Syrian troops made advances on the ground in northern Syria on Monday, seizing a hilltop village and a ne .. ..]]>
U.S Denies Reports Of Secret Meeting Between U.S And Iran Officials https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/802 08/08/2019 11:00:48

      Brian Hook denied on Wednesday that any discussions were occurring between the US and Iran in an interview with Al- .. ..]]>
Irans Seizure of British Vessel Further Roils Gulf Region https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/801 08/08/2019 10:58:02

      LONDON — Iran seized at least one British oil tanker in a vital Persian Gulf waterway on Friday, a sharp escal .. ..]]>
Women Gives Birth On Middle East Airline Flight Headed For Beirut https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/800 07/31/2019 11:05:04

    A Middle East Airlines-Air Liban (MEA) passenger recently wave birth during a flight traveling between Qatar and Lebanon, safely d .. ..]]>
Chinas Vivo is eyeing smartphone users in Africa and the Middle East https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/799 07/31/2019 10:52:23

      Africa’s mobile phone industry has in recent times been dominated by Transsion, a Shenzhen-based company .. ..]]>
RUSSIA AND TURKEY ARE BECOMING ALLIES, OVERSHADOWING ISRAEL - ANALYSIS https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/798 07/31/2019 10:48:35

      As Turkey and Russia grow closer they inevitably also grow closer in their work on ending the Syrian conflict and also o .. ..]]>
JARED KUSHNER DEPARTS FOR MULTI-STOP MIDDLE EAST INVESTMENT https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/797 07/31/2019 10:44:51

      On Monday evening, Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law, and the senior adviser will board a milita .. ..]]>
Lebanese Society as Seen by Chinese Eyes https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/796 07/19/2019 11:43:55

  Translated By: Mohamad Zreik An article by a Chinese student studying Arabic in Lebanon, whose Arabic name is Basma, was published today .. ..]]>
Explosion in south Syria kills six soldiers https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/795 07/17/2019 11:46:44

      BEIRUT: A blast killed six soldiers in southern Syria Wednesday in a rare such deadly attack in the defeated cradle of t .. ..]]>
Turkish diplomat and two others killed in northern Iraq restaurant attack https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/794 07/17/2019 11:45:05

      ERBIL: At least one gunman killed three people including the Turkish vice-consul to Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish regi .. ..]]>
Irans foreign minister walks back from remark on missile talks https://en.beiruttimes.com/article/793 07/17/2019 11:39:46

      TEHRAN: Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday that his country has no choice but to manufacture missiles for d .. ..]]>