Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Once a Child Bride, Syrian Refugee is Now Sole ProviderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | The Skanner

    ... days, she wasn't even allowed to shop for her own clothes or choose what to watch on TV. Now, in a slum in Beirut, Lebanon, Kalawi is the breadwinner for the family's four children. She has to be -- her husband went missing in the civil war back ...

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  2. Lebanese fear resort will wall off sea in BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Beirut a The last public beach on Beirut's heavily developed seaside could soon be squeezed out by yet another luxury resort, raising fears that residents could find themselves living in a coastal city without much of a coast. The fight for Ramlet al-Baida beach has emerged as a new flashpoint between civil society activists and the entrenched political establishment over land management and public services in Lebanon's capital.

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  3. Lebanon army says 11 IS militants detained near Syria borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | The Gazette

    Lebanese special forces captured 11 members of the Islamic State group, including a local commander, in an operation Friday near the border with Syria, the military said in a statement. The army said the operation near the border town of Arsal targeted an IS center.

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  4. Lebanon army detains ISIS commander near Syria border18 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | India.com

    Beirut, Nov 25: The Lebanese army today said it had detained a leading local Islamic State group commander and 10 other members in a raid near the border with Syria. The army said special forces and other troops carried out the dawn attack on an IS headquarters in the mountainous eastern area of Arsal.

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  5. Lebanese army detains an IS leader, other militants - security sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BEIRUT: The Lebanese army detained an Islamic State leader and 11 other militants in a dawn raid on Friday near the town of Arsal on the Syrian border, security sources said. Ahmad Yousef Amoun, the Islamic State leader, was wounded in a shootout during the raid.

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  6. Lebanese fear planned resort will wall off the sea in BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The last public beach on Beirut's heavily developed seaside could soon be squeezed out by yet another luxury resort, raising fears that residents could find themselves living in a coastal city without much of a coast. The fight for Ramlet al-Baida beach has emerged as a new flashpoint between civil society activists and the entrenched political establishment over land management and public services in Lebanon's capital.

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  7. Lebanon airport denies Israel accusation of Hezbollah arms on commercial flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Ynetnews

    The head of Lebanon's international airport denied on Thursday Israeli accusations that Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps were using commercial airline flights to ship weapons to the Lebanese Shi'ite Muslim group Hezbollah. Israel's UN Ambassador Danny Danon made the accusation in a letter to the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday.

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  8. Lebanon to grow 1.5-2 per cent in 2016-central bank governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | AME Info

    Beirut Lebanon on 7 March 2016. The capital city's skyline is covered by thick layers of toxic Nitrogen Dioxide pollutants.

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  9. Once a child bride, Syrian refugee is now sole providerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Hawk Eye

    Syrian refugee Haela Kalawi, 31, poses for a photograph at her workplace, Recycle Beirut, in Ouzai, a poor neighborhood in the Lebanese capital of Beirut. About one-third of 240,000 Syrian refugee households in Lebanon are headed by women, in stark contrast to Syria's traditions which see men as providers and protectors.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Lebanon growth of 1.5-2 pct in 2016-central bank governor in speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Reuters

    Nov 24 Lebanon's economy is expected to grow 1.5 to 2 percent in 2016, Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh said in a televised speech in Beirut on Thursday, in line with ratings agency forecasts. Inflation in 2016 was expected to be close to zero percent, he said, in a speech to a banking conference.

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  11. Beirut skyline captures religious rivalry and harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | The Daily Star

    Saint George Maronite Cathedral's cross is lit during the inauguration of its bell tower in downtown Beirut, Lebanon November 19, 2016.

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  12. Step outside of the status quo with Maya Zankoul: A Lebanese...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Creative Commons

    Popular Lebanese illustrator, webcomic author, and blogger Maya Zankoul spreads the message of the commons through her art, her design studio, and her video company wezank. Popular Lebanese illustrator, webcomic author, and blogger Maya Zankoul spreads the message of the commons through her art, her design studio, and her video company wezank.

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  13. Stoked Tacos & Tequila closes at ill-fated Midtown addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Houston Chronicle

    After the head chef left, the owner decided to close this eatery. He says it could become a permanent space for a chef pop-up series.

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  14. Lebanon's new president attends parade for Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The China Post

    Lebanese soldiers marched in formation and helicopters flew overheard in a military parade in central Beirut Tuesday headed by the newly elected president, the first such celebration in two years, to mark the country's Independence Day. Armored vehicles and tanks rolled down a major thoroughfare in downtown Beirut, soldiers on horseback marched to military tunes, and a choir performed national songs while organizers released balloons in the colors of the Lebanese flag.

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  15. Fadi Musharafieh has been appointed Hotel Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Beirut, LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Hospitality Net

    Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has appointed Fadi Musharafieh as hotel manager of Four Seasons Hotel Beirut.

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  16. Iran denies Israeli claim it's shipping arms to HezbollahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The Times of Israel

    Iran's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, Gholam Hossein Dehghani, denied Israel's claim at the UN that Iran is a sponsor of terror, saying that the charges are "absurd and hypocritical," according to Iranian state media. On Tuesday, Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon sent a letter to UN Security Council members warning that Iran was using commercial flights to Lebanon and Syria to send weapons to its Lebanese proxy Hezbollah.

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  17. Israel accuses Iran of sending Hezbollah weapons on commercial airline flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | South China Morning Post

    Israel has accused Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps of using commercial airline flights to ship weapons to the Lebanese Shiite Muslim group Hezbollah. In a letter to the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday, Israeli UN Ambassador Danny Danon accused Iran of using airlines such as Mahan Air.

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  18. Once a child bride, refugee is now sole family providerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... days, she wasn't even allowed to shop for her own clothes or choose what to watch on TV. Now, in a slum in Beirut, Lebanon, Kalawi is the breadwinner for the family's four children. She has to be - her husband went missing in the civil war back home ...

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  19. Lebanon's new president attends parade for Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Newsday

    ... during a military parade to mark the 73rd anniversary of Lebanon's independence from France in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday Nov. 22, 2016. Lebanon gained independence from France in 1943. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein) Photo Credit: AP Lebanese army ...

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  20. Beirut skyline captures religious rivalry and harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Reuters

    A crane lifts Saint George Maronite Cathedral's cross to be placed over its new bell tower near al-Amin mosque in downtown Beirut, Lebanon November 11, 2016. A crane lifts Saint George Maronite Cathedral's cross to be placed over its new bell tower in downtown Beirut, Lebanon November 11, 2016.

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