Saad Hariri

Beirut was rocked by the most violent government crackdown on protesters since nationwide demonstrations began two months ago.
By attacking protesters, Hezbollah is sending a message that it's willing to use force to protect its political power.
Saad al-Hariri stepped down after a Hezbollah-aligned group attacked protesters in Beirut.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been flooding the country's streets since Thursday in protest of the government's handling of a crippling economic crisis.
Unofficial results showed Hezbollah and its political allies won just over half the seats in Lebanon’s parliamentary election.
The high-stakes gambit backfired amid international uproar.
It's the first time he has been back after resigning as prime minister and spurring a political crisis.
After announcing his resignation in Saudi Arabia, Saad al-Hariri says he will return to Beirut and clarify his position.
After previously announcing his resignation while in Saudi Arabia, the Lebanese prime minister has now suspended that decision upon returning to Beirut.
The proof will be in the pudding when Prime Minister Saad Hariri returns home in the coming days to a country in which friend
Saad al-Hariri also hinted that he could take back his resignation.
President Michel Aoun told foreign ambassadors that Hariri, who resigned suddenly while in Saudi Arabia a week ago, had been “kidnapped."
France became the first Western country to indicate that Saudi Arabia was holding Hariri against his will.
As Saudi Arabia reels from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s frontal assault on the kingdom’s elite, indications are that
Saturday night was a busy one for Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The kingdom’s 32-year-old heir to the
The longstanding law lets rapists go free if they marry their victim.
Lebanon has been without a President since May 2014. As per Lebanese custom, the President should be Maronite (Eastern Catholic) and is elected by the convening of Parliament with a minimum of a two-thirds quorum.
It's a rough ride for one of Lebanon's media firms whose employees threatened strike action this week to protest 6-8 months of back pay, no viable alternative, and no light at the end of the tunnel.
With no prior announcement, Hariri arrived at the Lebanese government's headquarters in Beirut, where he met Prime Minister