Syria street in Tripoli in northern Lebanon is on the front line of a religious and political conflict. Sunnis versus Shi'ite Alawites. Both groups are Muslim - but they're bitter enemies.
The Lebanese military is fighting jihadists from Syria. It wants to prevent Syria's war from spilling over into Lebanon for good. But complicated confessional loyalties in the country make this a difficult task.
Syria’s civil war has again spilled into Lebanon, leaving at least four dead. Gunmen fired on Lebanese soldiers and police after the arrest of a man accused of belonging to al Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, Al Nusra Front.
After three years of a self-imposed exile, Lebanon’s ex-premier, Saad Hariri, has gone back to his home country. The Sunni leader says its time to help Lebanon as it faces growing violence from neighboring conflicts.
Syria's war has spilled into Lebanon's border town of Arsal. Lebanon says its army has killed 11 militants in a battle over the arrest of a suspected leader of the al Qaeda-linked al Nusra Front.
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