The widow of Lokman Slim, the prominent Hezbollah critic shot dead in Lebanon, on his life
By Quentin Sommerville
BBC Middle East Correspondent
Longtime adviser to Lebanese President Aoun on why he quit his party
A seizure with a street value of more than $1bn (£900m) has revealed the scale of illegal drug production in Syria.
From the war in 1975 to the explosion that devastated the port area of the capital, Beirut.
By Frank Gardner
BBC security correspondent