Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 2)

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

    Tuesday Jun 20 | 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

    Wednesday Jun 21 | 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

    Wednesday Jun 21 | 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

    Wednesday Jun 21 | 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

    Tuesday Jun 20 | 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

    Tuesday Jun 20 | 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. Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The Gazette

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

    Tuesday Jun 20 | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  9. Entrepreneur Turns Beirut Slum Into Vast CanvasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Voice of America

    It has a tough reputation, but for one entrepreneur Beirut's Ouzai neighborhood is the perfect canvas upon which to paint dreams of a better Lebanon. Having left the area as a child and made his money working across the globe, Ayad Nasser has returned to Lebanon to create a place he has named "Ouzville".

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  10. Questioning the LGBT Narrative: We Interviewed 11 Jordanians On the Mashrou' Leila BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Al Bawaba

    The popular Lebanese band has performed in Amman three times, each concert bringing in larger numbers of people, the last of them in 2015. Leila's grown since its inception in 2008: grown to play prestigious venues in Beirut, yes, but also grown to international fandom.

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  11. Thomas Friedman: Solve Korean crisis by teaching a horse to singRead the original story

    Monday Jun 19 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    SEOUL, South Korea Some stories have to be experienced to fully grasp the Korea crisis is one of them. I arrived in Seoul on the evening of May 28. As I was dressing for breakfast the next morning, I was jarred by a news alert ringing on my phone: North Korea had just fired a short-range ballistic missile that had landed in the sea off its east coast.

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  12. Lebanon nabs IS suicide bomber ahead of terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | India.com

    Beirut, June 20 Lebanon's General Security Directorate said that it arrested a Lebanese member of the terrorist Islamic State group who was plotting to carry out a "suicide bombing" in the country. "During interrogation, he confessed to the charges and that he had first belonged to the al-Nusra Front group and undergone military training at the hands of the terrorist Osama Mansour," Xinhua news quoted the General Security as saying in a statement on Monday.

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  13. GLOW Wraps Its Feminist Message in Soft Porn and SpandexRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    More often than not, when people say a show has a "feminist message," it conjures up images of women going into actual battle . But portraying direct confrontation is just one way a program can assert the simple idea that women should have full equality.

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  14. AUB Wins Two Gold Awards for Its 150th Anniversary InitiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Al Bawaba

    The Council for Advancement and Support of Education , announced the winners of its prestigious Circle of Excellence Awards on June 14, 2017 and the American University of Beirut struck gold two times. CASE recognized AUB for the top prize in the category of "book design" for the volume Lead, Innovate, Serve and in the category of "special events, year-long" for AUB's 150th anniversary throughout 2016.

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  15. Syria, Iraq troops link at border for first time in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Gazette

    This image provided by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent shows the aftermath of an attack on a humanitarian aid convoy that came under fire shortly before dark Saturday, June 17, 2017, outside Damascus, Syria. The International Committee of the Red Cross says the humanitarian aid convoy to a besieged opposition area outside Syria's capital has come under attack, wounding a driver and thwarting the first such mission to the area in eight months.

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  16. Iran's terrorist role in the region: Sky News ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Egypt Today

    The Abu Dhabi-based channel broadcasted a video report revealing the Iranian role in supporting and funding terrorist groups in the region such as the Quds Force affiliated to Iran's Revolutionary Guards and other sectarian militias in Tehran. The report revealed the Iranian significant role in founding and funding extremist groups such as Hezbollah militias in Lebanon, the Popular Crowd militias in Iraq, sectarian militias in Syria, Houthis forces in Yemen and Al-Ashtar Brigades in Bahrain.

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  17. One year after Canada's medically assisted dying law, patients face uneven accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | CBC News

    ... CBC News journalist. Based in Toronto, she has lived and worked in Thunder Bay, Ont.; Iqaluit, Nunavut; and Beirut, Lebanon. "Martha" was stunned when her 78-year-old father told her he wanted a medically assisted death, after battling lung cancer ...

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  18. For many South Koreans, Trump is a bigger worry than KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Some stories have to be experienced to fully grasp - the Korea crisis is one of them. I arrived in Seoul on the evening of May 28. As I was dressing for breakfast the next morning, I was jarred by a news alert ringing on my phone: North Korea had just fired a short-range ballistic missile that had landed in the sea.

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  19. Walid Gholmieh's Rich Archive Donated to AUB University LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Al Bawaba

    The American University of Beirut received the musical heritage of the late Dr. Walid Gholmieh, which will be kept in the archives of the University Libraries to be utilized by researchers and musicians. Dr. Gholmieh's widow, Mrs. Elham Gholmieh, and family worked with Associate Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Salma Oueida and Associate University Librarian for Archives and Special Collections Dr. Kaoukab Chebaro, among others, to compile the archive and prepare for its transfer to AUB, which was accomplished on June 14. Dr. Walid Georges Gholmieh, who passed away in 2011, was director of the Lebanese National Higher Conservatory of Music.

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  20. Lebanese parliament ratifies new electoral lawRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | The New Zealand Herald

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