US to deploy warships to Lebanon

The US military says it's deploying warships off the coast of Lebanon; the move is seen as a show of support for Lebanon's pro-Western government, but critics say the US is meddling in Lebanon's affairs, as The World's Aaron Schachter has more.


US backs Lebanese government

Washington reiterated its support for the Lebanese government today, but as The World's Matthew Bell reports, the fighting there has wider implications for U-S policy in the Middle East.


Hezbollah's continued strength

The World's Aaron Schachter reports on how Hezbollah's power hasn't diminished in south Lebanon, and two years after its war with Israel, the Iranian-backed militant group is stronger than ever.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo Answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the "Bawabet Dimashq" or Damascus Gate restaurant in Damascus, Syria. The place can seat over 6,000 people. The World's Aaron Schachter went there to check out the menu.