Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 11)

Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Beirut, Lebanon. (Page 11)

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  1. NBA coaches have Mid-East tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | BBC News

    The NBA finals have pit San Francisco against Cleveland - but both coaches in the championship also have ties to the Middle East. The top teams in US professional basketball have battled it out on the court for weeks, vying for one of two coveted spots in the championship games - one team from the midwest region, the other from the west coast.

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  2. Hezbollah denounces Bahrain's 'malicious' jailing of opposition chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Hezbollah Tuesday denounced Bahrain's "malicious and vengeful" four-year prison sentence handed down to the country's top opposition leader Ali Salman who was arrested late last year after leading an anti-government protest. "Hezbollah condemns the political verdict issued by the Bahraini authorities against the secretary general of Al-Wefaq Islamic Society Sheikh Ali Salman ... over fabricated charges and allegations that are far from being true," a statement from Hezbollah's media office said.

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  3. Families of ISIS captives block north Lebanon highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    Relatives of the servicemen held by ISIS block the Qalamoun highway, Tuesday, June 16, 2015. BEIRUT: Families of the nine Lebanese servicemen held hostage by ISIS blocked both sides of a north Lebanon highway Tuesday demanding to know if their loved ones were still alive.

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  4. Lebanon police arrest Iraqi man accused of recruiting militants through FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    Facebook app's splash screen for a phone and a login page on a computer are shown in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO / KAREN BLEIER /FILES BEIRUT: Police said Tuesday they had arrested an Iraqi man accused of using Facebook to recruit Lebanese extremists to fight abroad.

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  5. Lebanon's Sunni, Druze leaders meet after Syria killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    File - Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdel-Latif Derian speaks at Dar al-Fatwa in Beirut, Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014. BEIRUT: The religious leaders of Lebanon's Druze and the Sunni communities expressed their rejection Tuesday of any strife between the two groups after extremists killed more than 20 Druze in north Syria last week.

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  6. Lebanese stock market needs improvement to treat foreign investors equallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Al Bawaba

    Global portfolio analytics and indices provider MSCI Barra maintained Lebanon in its "frontier markets" category, according to its annual assessment of the market accessibility of 82 developed emerging and frontier equity markets. It evaluated the country's stock market based on four accessibility criteria that are: openness to foreign ownership, ease of capital inflows and outflows, efficiency of the operational framework, and stability of the institutional framework.

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  7. Lebanon misses deadline for joint Arab force proposal over government paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    Prime Minister Tammam Salam, right, speaks with Minister Samir Moqbel during a Cabinet session at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014.

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  8. Hezbollah captures new Qalamoun territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    Hezbollah fighters are seen at their camp on a hill in the Lebanese side of the Qalamoun mountains on the border with Syria on May 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID BEIRUT: Hezbollah and the Syrian army captured fresh territory from ISIS outside a northern Qalamoun town Tuesday, in a move that saw renewed clashes with the militant group, Al-Manar TV reported.

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  9. Amnesty condemns failure of global refugee responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Daily Star

    Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty attends a news conference on the release of the organisation's report "The Global Refugee Crisis: A Conspiracy Of Neglect", in Beirut, June 15, 2015. BEIRUT: The world's largest human rights organization admonished the international community for its failure to address the global refugee crisis and specifically condemned Lebanon's increased restrictions on Syrian refugees, in a pair of damning reports released Monday.

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  10. Terrorist trials in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Deutsche Welle

    The NSU trial and court cases against Islamist terrorists have been in the headlines in Germany lately. They are but the most recent in a series of terrorist trials over the past decades.

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  11. Introducing Com(e)post Your Garden: a Unique Free Online Garden Journal & Social NetworkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | PR.com

    In a world where gardening community is expanding daily, Com post Your Garden comes in to fill a gap and allow gardeners to properly track, plan, and share their gardening activities for free. Beirut, Lebanon, June 16, 2015 -- -- Com post Your Garden is a unique & free online garden journal & social network that is being officially introduced to the public as of June 2015.

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  12. Milan's archbishop visits to help break deadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Cardinal Angelo Scola, the archbishop of Milan, is set to arrive in Lebanon in the coming hours for a pastoral visit that will also include efforts to help break the presidential deadlock, the Central News Agency reported Monday. He will then head to Irbil with Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai.

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  13. Jumblatt accuses politicians of greed, mismanagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt accused Lebanese politicians of greed and mismanagement in his weekly address Monday. "It is not permissible that the citizens' basic sustenance has become hostage to the whims of some politicians or to their private interests," he wrote.

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  14. Palestinians decry UNRWA cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Daily Star

    "Don't add to the plight of Palestinian people," read one of the placards held by Palestinian refugees during a protest in front of the UNRWA offices in Beirut, Monday, June 15, 2015. BEIRUT: Aggravated by the latest aid cuts, Palestinian refugees protested outside the headquarters of the U.N. Relief and Works Agency Monday.

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  15. Western Callousness in SyriaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Counterpunch

    Two Ambassadors to Beirut, Lebanon, from major European countries, chastised me early last year for my reports for The Hindu and Frontline on Syria. They said that these reports exaggerated the role of extremists, notably al-Qaeda affiliates and the newly emboldened Islamic State .

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  16. Ap Photos: Editor selections from the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    In the Middle East this week, an airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition hit a site believed to be one of Yemen's largest weapons depots on the outskirts of the capital, Sanaa, sending plumes of smoke into the sky as the months-long war escalated further. Yemen has been targeted in airstrikes since March 26 as the coalition tries to halt the advance of the country's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, and their allies.

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  17. Lebanese doctor's misdiagnosis results in baby's amputationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanon's state prosecutor announced over the weekend that a doctor detained last week has confessed to misdiagnosing a baby which may have resulted to a condition that required the amputation of her four limbs. State Prosecutor Samir Hammoud told LBC Saturday that Dr. Issam Maalouf confessed during a police interrogation to misdiagnosing Ella Tannous, who is less than one year old.

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  18. Exhibition of new paintings by Etel Adnan opens at White Cube in Hong KongRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 7 | Art Daily

    White Cube presents an exhibition of new paintings by Lebanese-born writer and artist Etel Adnan, her first in Hong Kong. Born in 1925 in Beirut, Adnan is widely known for her poetry, novels and plays and moves fluidly between the disciplines of writing and art.

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  19. Hezbollah makes major gains on Arsal's outskirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Hezbollah fighters made major gains over the weekend, recovering large swaths of land on the outskirts of Arsal, including a cave that once housed a senior Nusra Front commander, and killing 26 militants, sources close to Hezbollah told The Daily Star Sunday. In its evening bulletin, Al-Manar showed a special unit from Hezbollah breaking into a cave in the Qalamoun hills that, according to the TV station, was once a hideout used by Nusra Front's commander in Qalamoun Abu Malek al-Talli.

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  20. Resolvin E1 (RvE1) Attenuates Atherosclerotic Plaque Formation in...Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Department of Applied Oral Sciences, Center for Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA ; Department of Biological and Diagnostic Sciences, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon ; Department of Biophysics, Boston University School of Medicine, MA ; and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University, MA . Correspondence to Hatice Hasturk, DDS, PhD or Thomas E. Van Dyke, DDS, PhD, The Forsyth Institute, 245 First St, Suite 1757, Cambridge, MA 02142.

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