Beirut blast


  • Lebanon 2021-10-15 21:20

    What’s behind shootings in Beirut

    TEHRAN – Lebanon took another step closer to a devastating civil war on Thursday after militants reportedly affiliated with a firebrand politician opened fire on peaceful demonstrators protesting against a judge whom they accuse of using last year’s blast at Beirut port to politically target Hezbollah and its allies. 

  • Nasrallah 2021-08-28 23:53

    Nasrallah baffles Zionist regime again

    TEHRAN — Speaking in a televised speech about developments in Lebanon and the entire region broadcast via Lebanon's al-Manar television on Friday, Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah said the United States and Israel are fazed by Iran's fuel shipments to Lebanon.

  • Maher al-Khatib 2020-08-22 00:02

    By Mohammad Mazhari

     Special Tribunal for Lebanon failed to provide evidence for its claims: Lebanese analyst

    TEHRAN - After 15 years of work, on August 19, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon handed down its verdict on the Hariri assassination charges. 

  • Ali Yahya 2020-08-20 00:17

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Beirut blast caused social solidarity: Lebanese expert

    TEHRAN – The Beirut blast on August 4 not only caused human and financial losses but also raised doubts about the time of the incident and its location.

  • Hossein Dehqan 2020-08-16 17:42

    Beirut blast ‘100 percent Israeli job’: advisor to Iran’s Leader

    Iran’s former defense minister and current military advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the recent deadly explosion in Beirut was “100 percent Israeli job” meant to pit the Lebanese nation against Hezbollah and disarm the resistance movement.

  • zarif 2020-08-14 09:49

    Zarif arrives in Beirut

    TEHRAN- Foreign Minister Mohammd Javad Zarif arrived in Beirut late on Thursday for talks with senior Lebanese officials.

  • Beirut blast 2020-08-12 23:30

    By Saeed K. Mavadat

    Beirut blast revives debate over international trusteeship system in Lebanon

    TEHRAN - In the wake of the massive explosion at the Beirut port, which devastated parts of the Lebanese capital and left hundreds of thousands of Beirut residents homeless, Lebanese politicians and experts dangle the prospect of Lebanon being placed under international trusteeship.

  • Lebanon 2020-08-12 10:57

    By Mehdi Shojaeian

    Lebanese are punished for backing resistance movement

    The corruption and issues that we face today in Lebanon are consequences of a 30-year legacy inherited by Hassan Diab’s government. The problems in Lebanon, especially the massive explosion at Beirut's port on August 4, all are rooted in one thing and that is that the U.S., Israel, and Saudi Arabia are venting their anger against the Lebanese nation who endorsed the resistance movements in Lebanon and Iraq.

  • Iranian field hospital provides care for hundreds injured in Beirut explosion 2020-08-11 21:00

    Iranian field hospital provides care for hundreds injured in Beirut explosion

    TEHRAN – The field hospital set up by the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has so far provided medical services for around 350 people who were injured by the recent explosion in Beirut, Mohammad Baqer Mohammadi, the hospital’s director has announced.

  • Lebanon 2020-08-10 22:32

    Inside the West’s last gambit in Lebanon

    TEHRAN - As Lebanon plunges into a politico-economic turmoil in the aftermath of a massive explosion at Beirut port, the West scrambles to make a last-ditch effort to disarm the Hezbollah movement, a former diplomat who served in Lebanon told the Tehran Times.

  • Hassan Diab 2020-08-10 22:17

    Lebanon PM announces resignation amid uproar over Beirut blast

    TEHRAN - Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced the resignation of the country’s government on Monday evening amid heightened political tensions over the last week’s massive explosion at Beirut port.

  • Beirut 2020/08/10

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Ulterior motives in attacks on Lebanese ministries

    While Lebanon as a crisis-ridden country needs unity more than ever these days to get out of this complex and sensitive situation, some sides make every effort to obstruct the path to tranquility in the country.

  • Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah 2020-08-07 20:03

    Resistance is bigger, greater than to be taken down by some liars: Nasrallah

    BEIRUT-- Hezbollah Secretary-General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah gave his speech “on latest developments” in Beirut.

  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held phone talks with the Lebanese President Michel Aoun 2020-08-06 19:03

    Rouhani to Aoun: Iran is ready for any assistance to lebanese

    TEHRAN– Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held phone talks with the Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Thursday, voicing Iran's readiness for any humanitarian cooperation and assistance with Lebanon.

  • leader 2020-08-06 12:22

    Leader condoles Lebanese over Beirut explosion

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in a message on Wed. expressed his sympathy with the Lebanese people following the tragic huge explosion occurred at Beirut Port.

  • Beirut blast 2020-08-06 11:56

    By Ali A. Jenabzadeh

    How to make the Lebanese succumb to U.S.?

    The scenario has two dimensions and is quite simple: prove Hezbollah to be the main element paving the way for the explosion and make the way for a country with some financial and logistical resources to save the day.

  • Beirut 2020-08-05 23:21

    Beirut tragedy must not be exploited

    Inside the efforts to exploit Beirut tragedy

    TEHRAN- While Hezbollah and its allies in the Lebanese government are badly affected by the Beirut massive explosion, some Saudi- and U.S.-affiliated media outlets spread rumors about Hezbollah’s alleged role in the explosion. An analyst tells the Tehran Times that Saudi Arabia is exploiting the deadly blast to mobilize the public against Hezbollah.

  • Ali Mourad 2020-08-05 18:47

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Israel, U.S. are beneficiaries of Beirut tragedy, says Lebanese researcher

    ‘The behavior of the American bloc inside Lebanon right after the incident was suspicious’

    TEHRAN - Lebanese political researcher Ali Mourad says the Israeli regime and the U.S. are the main beneficiaries of the deadly huge explosion that happened in Beirut on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Beirut blast 2020-08-05 15:18

    'Wildly irresponsible': Former Trump aide slams president for 'spitballing' on cause of Beirut blast

    Lebanese officials say unsecured ammonium nitrate in warehouse sparked lethal explosions

    Donald Trump has been roundly criticized for his remarks suggesting that an "attack" or "bomb" caused deadly explosions in Beirut.