Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 12)

Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Yahoo!

    In this file photo taken on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, soldiers from the Syrian army carry a rocket to fire at Islamic State group positions in the province of Raqqa, Syria. Syrian government and allied troops have inserted themselves into the battle against Islamic State militants by capturing key areas on the flanks of the coalition-led battle to seize Raqqa.

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  2. Ottawa professor jailed in France is being held for political purposes: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    Rania Tfaily, Hassan Diab's wife, looks on as lawyer Donald Bayne responds to a question during a news conference in Ottawa, on June 21, 2017. Rania Tfaily, Hassan Diab's wife, looks on as lawyer Donald Bayne responds to a question during a news conference in Ottawa, on June 21, 2017.

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  3. Review: 'GLOW' showcases campy '80s ladies wrestling at its bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Like Tears for Fears croons in the 1985 classic, something happens in GLOW and then you're head over heels for this new Netflix series. Maybe it's the big hair and neon leotards.

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  4. Lebanon Cabinet split over country's electricity reforms planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A handout picture provided by the Lebanese photo agency Dalati and Nohra shows Lebanese President Michel Aoun (C-back) and Prime Minister Saad Hariri (C-L) attending a cabinet meeting at the presidential palace of Baabda, east of Beirut, on June 14, 2017. "AFP PHOTO / HO / DALATI AND NOHRA"

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  5. Less talk, more actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A handout picture provided by the Lebanese photo agency Dalati and Nohra shows Lebanese President Michel Aoun and Prime Minister Saad Hariri attending a cabinet meeting at the presidential palace of Baabda, east of Beirut, on June 14, 2017.

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  6. IDF chief says Iranian missile overhyped, but sent a messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... other of Hezbollah terror chief Mustafa Badreddine, grieves at his brother's picture in a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, May 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) Eisenkot repeated a claim he made

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  7. News Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  8. Lebanon Cabinet Approves Electoral Law, Expects May ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Voice of America

    Lebanon is likely to hold long-delayed elections in May 2018, ministers said on Wednesday, after the Cabinet approved a new law for a legislative vote that has spared the country a major political crisis. Recent disputes over an election law that is at the heart of the nation's sectarian political system had pushed Lebanon to the brink of crisis, threatening to leave it without a parliament for the first time.

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  9. Attacks in Iran show Tehran's chickens coming home to roostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Hill

    ... in 2011 to assassinate the Saudi ambassador; the 1983 attacks on the U.S. embassy and Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon; the 1984 bombing of the U.S. embassy annex in Beirut; the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing; and the 2003 Riyadh compound bombings, to ...

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  10. Lebanon cabinet approves electoral law, expects May electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Lebanon is likely to hold long-delayed elections in May 2018, ministers said on Wednesday, after the cabinet approved a new law for a legislative vote that has spared the country a major political crisis. Lebanese President Michel Aoun chats with Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri as Education Minister Marwan Hamadeh looks on during a cabinet meeting at the presidential palace in Baabda, Lebanon June 14, 2017.

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  11. Despite the Ban, Some Iraqis Still Enjoy Their BoozeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Iraqi attitudes towards alcohol have certainly had their ups and downs, from the relative ease of availability and acceptance in society in the mid-20th century to the Iraqi parliament's decision to outright ban the bottle in 2016. One was a frequent booze-related problem which afflicted Iraq's southern province of Basra in the late 1970s.

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  12. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Lebanese ministers attend a cabinet meeting to approve the new electoral law, at the presidential palace, in Baabda area east of Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The Lebanese Cabinet approved a new elections law and ... .

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  13. Lebanon's government approves new elections lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Lebanese ministers attend a cabinet meeting to approve the new electoral law, at the presidential palace, in Baabda area east of Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The Lebanese Cabinet approved a new elections law and ... .

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  14. Syrian Refugees are Giving Back by Feeding Canadians in Need this RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanese and Syrians prepare dishes for an "Iftar" dinner in the Lebanese capital Beirut on June 8, 2017. Rabie Abo Alzahab had barely slept: on two consecutive nights in the middle of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, the 38-year-old had been preparing enough Syrian dishes to feed 500 people.

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  15. Cyprus supports Lebanon in disputed oil blocks with IsraelRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Visiting Cyprus Foreign minister Ioannis Kasoulidis stressed Tuesday his country's support to Lebanon in the face of terrorism and the disputed oil blocks with Israel. Kasoulidis said in a joint press conference after meeting with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil "we cannot stand and watch Lebanon under [the threat] of terrorism without taking action."

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  16. A picture taken on January 26, 2016 from the village of Beit Mery,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Times of Oman

    A picture taken on January 26, 2016 from the village of Beit Mery, east of Beirut, shows the port of the Lebanese capital. Photo - AFP A picture taken on January 26, 2016 from the village of Beit Mery, east of Beirut, shows the port of the Lebanese capital.

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  17. Lebanese parties agree on electoral law - foreign ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Lebanon's rival parties reached an agreement on Tuesday over the electoral law, Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil said, seemingly resolving a looming political crisis and paving the way for a parliamentary election. FILE PHOTO - Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil talks during an interview with Reuters at his office in Beirut September 10, 2015.

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  18. On Syria fronts, U.S.-backed forces probe Raqqa defenses as Iran-allied fighters gain key footholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A fighter with the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces aims through a peephole in Raqqa, Syria, on June 11, 2017. U.S.-backed forces cleared mines from the eastern fringe of the Islamic State's Syrian stronghold of Raqqa on Tuesday as a second front south of the city appeared to falter.

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  19. Boomers squad named for FIBA Asia Cup campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Mercury

    From the selection camp - held in the Gold Coast - 12 athletes will be chosen to represent Australia in the tournament, which will be held in Beirut, Lebanon from August 8-20. The vast majority of the squad features those who play in the NBL, along with two Australians who are based in Europe.

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  20. The Israeli spy scandal Lebanon is obsessed withRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    Lebanese media has been intently covering the story of an Iraqi citizen who was allegedly deployed by Israel to spearhead an espionage ring in Lebanon. Lebanon has been engaged in recent days with "the uncovering of a Mossad spy network" in the country.

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