Lebanon is one of the Middle East’s most diverse nations, but its surrounded by turmoil on all sides. So is Lebanon’s stability in jeopardy?
Lebanon profile – Timeline
“1516-1918 – Lebanon part of the Ottoman Empire.”
Lebanon awaits winner in regional war: Shias or Sunnis? Iran, Saudi Arabia or Isis?
“A doctor specialised in geriatrics tells me he has more and more patients presenting with conditions stemming from anxiety.”
Lebanese Sunnis fighting ‘holy war’ in Syria
“Abu Huraira is haunted by memories of shells falling from the sky, ripping to pieces people trying to bury their loved ones in a Syrian graveyard.”
MIDDLE EAST: Syria and Lebanon
“It dominates Lebanon’s foreign policy and has effectively occupied large sections of its smaller neighbor for nearly 30 years.”
5 Things to Know About Lebanon’s Government
“Lebanon’s convoluted system of governance has taken center stage this week, as public service demonstrations swell on the streets of downtown Beirut. ”
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