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Saturday | The Daily Star

Lebanon envoy called back

The government has called back Bangladesh Ambassador to Lebanon AFM Gousal Azam Sarker over his "mismanagement" in running the embassy and "misconduct".

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Daily Star

Germany continues to help Lebanon: official

Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil discusses the Syrian refugee crisis with a German delegation in Beirut, Thursday, July 17, 2014.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Daily Star

Lebanese doctors set their sights on Gaza

The Gathering of Lebanese Doctors launch a campaign in solidarity with Gaza, near ESCWA headquarters in Downtown Beirut, Wednesday, July 16, 2014.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Daily Star

US embassy hosts Iftar for orphans

U.S. Embassy in Beirut held an Iftar for 50 orphans from the Social Welfare Institute's Orphanage at a McDonald's in Dora Monday.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Why rockets fired from Lebanon don't open a new front for Israel

A Lebanese army expert dismantles two rockets that were found ready to fire into northern Israel, in the southern Lebanese village of Al-Mari, Lebanon, Friday, July.

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The Daily Star

Germany funds water treatment for Jeita Spring

BEIRUT: The German-Lebanese project for the protection of Jeita Spring announced Friday that the establishment of a wastewater collection and treatment system in the Jeita groundwater catchment could now be implemented as a result of German funding for the project.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Daily Star

Hezbollah closely eyeing Iraq

A diplomatic source told The Daily Star that Tehran would not allow the formation of a Sunni ministate in Iraq's Anbar province backed by Turkey or one of the Gulf states, and has issued an ultimatum to the U.S. that the extremist group ISIS must be eradicated by the end of the year or Iran will take charge of the phenomenon.

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The Daily Star

France reiterates support for Lebanon security

The main fountain at the Baabda Palace was turned off after Michel Sleiman left, signaling that the residence place of the Lebanese president is temporarily empty.

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The Daily Beast

Inside Hezbollah's Hash PlantationsBy Alberto Mucci

As you drive along the provincial roads of the Bekaa Valley, a region that stretches for about 75 miles from Mount Lebanon to the mountains next to the Syrian border, it's not uncommon to come across marijuana plantations extending almost as far as the eye can see.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Ongoing Epidemic of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis among Syrian Refugees, Lebanon

Maya Saroufim, Khalil Charafeddine, Grace Issa, Haifaa Khalifeh, Robert H. Habib, Atika Berry, Nada Ghosn, Alissar Rady, and Ibrahim Khalifeh American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon In September 2012, a cutaneous leishmaniasis outbreak began among Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

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The Daily Star

UNHCR cuts 45,000 refugees: Interior minister

In June, the Interior Ministry decreed that Syrian refugees who travel back to their country would have their refugee status revoked.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Daily Star

Abu Faour: Wrong time for Aoun proposal

Abu Faour: "Any attempt to sideline Taif could lead the country into huge constitutional, political and security shafts."

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Daily Star

ISIS grab a blow for some Iraqis in Lebanon

Sayyed Hani Fahs speaks about Ramadan in Iraq during an event at the Iraqi cultural center in Beirut, Thursday, July 3, 2014.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

AME Info

ICCA to host Culinary Master Classes during 28TH Ramadan & Eid Fair at Expo Center Sharjah

Zabbat Group, a leading Fashion and Cosmetics Distributor in Lebanon is looking for Store Managers to look after their upscale Ladies fashion boutiques in Beirut, offering competitive salaries and career progression.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Daily Star

Deadline for refugee policy passes without action

Syrian refugees wait their turn at a UNHCR registration center, one of many across Lebanon, in the northern port city of Tripoli on April 3, 2014.

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The Daily Star

Need to regulate Syrian labor: Economy Minister

BEIRUT: The Lebanese Minister of Economy Alain Hakim Tuesday called for greater regulation of Syrian labor in the country, warning that the mass influx will lead to higher rates of unemployment among Lebanese.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Daily Star

Berri: Libya hesitant to uncover former regime crimes

Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri heads a session at the Parliament in Beirut, Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

OpEdNews

ISIS (DAASH) Now Recruiting in Palestinian Camps in Lebanon--Which Are Ready to Explode

As Washington and London were affirming the past few days their intentions to continue to arm "moderate rebel factions" in Syria, Tel Aviv just announced it would like to be helpful by joining with "moderate Arab nations" to battle their mutual Muslim enemies.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Daily Star

First national laboratory for olive oil testing launched in Lebanon

BEIRUT: The first Lebanese National Laboratory for Olive Oil Testing was inaugurated Thursday in Kfarshima by the Agriculture Ministry, in line with a project funded by the Italian Embassy in Beirut.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Daily Star

Fancy pants offer new take on a classic

BEIRUT: "Men are more fun to dress," said Chantal Harb, co-founder of budding menswear concept brand Men Just Wanna Have Fun, sitting outside at coffee shop in Downtown Beirut alongside her sister and business partner Beatrice.

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