Australian TV crew charged with kidnap in Lebanon

Australia’s Channel Nine reporter Tara Brown and three colleagues have been slammed four charges, including kidnapping in Lebanon. Prosecutors filed charges against the Australian TV crew over an attempt to abduct two children in a custody dispute. Five people arrested alongside them, including the children’s Australian mother, have also been charged. The mother, Sally Faulkner,… Read More Australian TV crew charged with kidnap in Lebanon

At least 37 dead as deadly explosion hits Lebanese capital, Beirut

At least 37 people have been killed and 181 injured in two explosions in the Lebanese capital Beirut, officials say. The blasts hit the southern suburb of Burj el-Barajneh, a stronghold of the Shia Hezbollah movement. A statement purporting to be from the so-called Islamic State group said that it carried out the attack. The… Read More At least 37 dead as deadly explosion hits Lebanese capital, Beirut