Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 5)

Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Violence flares at protest near US Embassy in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | The Daily Star

    Pedestrians stand behind a police cordon as Israeli police patrol the area where a man was stabbed at the central bus station in Jerusalem December 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the US Embassy in Lebanon on Sunday during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

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  2. Anti-Trump protests wane in Jerusalem, West Bank; flare in BeirutRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Reuters

    Palestinian protests waned in the occupied West Bank and in the Gaza Strip on Sunday while violence flared near the U.S. embassy in Beirut over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Four days of protests in the Palestinian territories over Trump's announcement on Wednesday had largely died down, but his overturning of long-standing U.S. policy on Jerusalem -- a city holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians -- drew more Arab warnings of potential damage to prospects for Middle East peace.

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  3. Anti-US protest over Jerusalem turns violent in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Vanguard

    Lebanese security forces on Sunday fired tear gas and water cannon at demonstrators attempting to march on the US embassy in Beirut in protest at President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Security forces cut off all roads leading to the embassy in northern Beirut to prevent protesters from reaching the mission.

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  4. As anti-Trump protests wane in West Bank, they flare in Lebanon and IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... towards them by Lebanese riot police during demonstrations in front of the US embassy in Aukar, east of Beirut, Lebanon. "Our hope is that everything is calming down and that we are returning to a path of normal life without riots and without ...

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  5. An Israeli border policeman reacts as her fires Palestinian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Egypt Today

    ... announcement over Jerusalem. Protesters are sprayed with water near the U.S. embassy in Awkar east of Beirut, Lebanon December 10,2017. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir Lebanese protesters have engaged in violent clashes with the Lebanese security forces near ...

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  6. Protest sparks clashes near U.S. Embassy in BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | CBS News

    Scores of Lebanese and Palestinian demonstrators have clashed with security forces outside the U.S. Embassy in Beirut over President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The protesters gathered hundreds of yards away from the embassy on Sunday, where they burned an effigy of Mr. Trump, U.S. and Israeli flags, as well as piles of garbage, sending plumes of smoke into the air.

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  7. Israeli defense chief calls for Arab boycott after protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | The Indian Express

    Protesters try to enter the US embassy as they are sprayed by riot police using water cannons during a demonstration in Aukar, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. Israel's defense minister called Sunday for a boycott of Arab businesses in an area where residents took part in violent protests against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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  8. Riots Outside US Embassy in BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | The Jewish Press

    Dozens of leftists and Islamists Lebanese demonstrators clashed with security forces outside the US Embassy in Awkar, Beirut, on Sunday, in response to President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Naharnet reported. Protesters waving Palestinian and Lebanese flags, wearing Arafat-style black-and-white checkered scarves, chanted slogans against Trump.

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  9. In Lebanon, Protest Met With Tear Gas, Water CanonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Voice of America

    Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon on Sunday during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Protesters, some of them waving Palestinian flags, set fires in the street and threw projectiles toward security forces that had barricaded the main road to the U.S. Embassy in the Awkar area north of Beirut.

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  10. Lebanese Police Use Tear Gas Against Protesters Near US Embassy in BeirutRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | UAport

    Dozens of people gathered near the US embassy in Beirut to protest against Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Lebanese security forces fired tear gas at people who were protesting outside the US embassy in Beirut after some protesters threw rocks at the police.

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  11. Anti-Trump protesters try to break into US embassy in BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | The Times of Israel

    Demonstrators on Sunday broke down the gates to the US embassy in Beirut amid continuing protests worldwide against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. An AFP correspondent in Awkar outside the capital Beirut said several hundred pro-Palestinian demonstrators had gathered near the US embassy, located in the area.

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  12. Demonstrators Against US in Lebanon Suppressed with Tear GasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Al Bawaba

    Palestinian and Lebanese protesters take to the streets in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Dec. 8, 2017, to denounce the widely criticized decision by U.S. President Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel Demonstrations near the U.S. Embassy Sunday erupted into violent clashes, as protesters took to the streets denounce U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize occupied Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Protesters, who gathered in Metn's Awkar about a kilometer away from the embassy, threw rocks and lit dumpsters and rubber tires on fire, as they tried to get closer to the heavily guarded compound.

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  13. Palestinian stabs Israeli amid tensions over JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Boston Herald

    A Palestinian stabbed an Israeli security guard Sunday at the entrance to Jerusalem's bustling central bus station, seriously wounding him in the first attack in the volatile city since President Donald Trump recognized it as Israel's capital. In Beirut, scores of Lebanese and Palestinian demonstrators clashed with security forces outside the heavily guarded U.S. Embassy over the recognition, while Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo demanded that the United States rescind Trump's decision, calling it a "grave" development.

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  14. Powerful Iraqi militant appears on Lebanon-Israel borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Yahoo!

    This frame grab from video provided on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, by Asaid Ahl al-Haq's TV station al-Ahd, shows Iraqi militant commander Qais al-Khazali of the Iranian-backed Asaib Ahl al-Haq, or League of the Righteous, speaks in front of a wall that was built by Israel at the Fatima Gate border point in the southern village of Kfar Kila, Lebanon. A powerful Iran-backed Iraqi militant commander has visited the Lebanon-Israel border expressing support for the Lebanese and Palestinians against the Jewish state.

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  15. Emmanuel Macron speaks to the world. But what about the French?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Washington Post

    French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to the media at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Dec. 4. Seven months after his election, Emmanuel Macron has established himself as a force on the world stage. But at home some call him shy on the thorniest question in one of Western Europe's most diverse societies: national identity.

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  16. Protests outside US embassy in Lebanon over J'lem announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    An AFP correspondent in Awkar outside the capital Beirut said several hundred anti-Israel demonstrators had gathered near the US embassy, located in the area. They were blocked from reaching the complex by a metal gate sealing the road leading to the embassy, and security forces fired tear gas and water cannons to repel demonstrators who tried to open the gate by force.

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  17. Lebanese PM slams Iran-backed Iraqi militia visit to Israel borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | The Times of Israel

    Saad Hariri orders group leader Qais al-Khazali banned from country after trip organized by Hezbollah, whose regional interventions have drawn premier's ire This frame grab from video provided on Dec. 8, 2017, by Asaid Ahl al-Haq's TV station al-Ahd, shows Iraqi militant commander Qais al-Khazali of the Iranian-backed Asaib Ahl al-Haq, or League of the Righteous, speaking in front of a wall that was built by Israel at the Fatima Gate border point in the southern village of Kfar Kila, Lebanon. BEIRUT - Lebanon's prime minister on Saturday criticized a visit by an Iranian-backed Iraqi militia leader to Lebanon's border with Israel, saying it violated local law.

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  18. Lebanon's Hariri denounces Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary's visit to borderRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Reuters

    The head of an Iran-backed Iraqi Shi'ite militia has visited Lebanon's border with Israel accompanied by Hezbollah fighters, a video released on Saturday showed, in a show of Iranian influence that Lebanon's prime minister called illegal. FILE PHOTO: Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri speaks after a cabinet meeting in Baabda near Beirut, Lebanon December 5, 2017.

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  19. Angry worshipers lash out against Trump across Muslim worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Times of Israel

    ... The Saint Georges Cathedral, illuminated by a giant projection of the Church of Holy Sepulchre, in down town Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. A number of US allies in the Middle East are condemning the Trump administration's decision to ...

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  20. Remembering Unger Papken SassouniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Groong

    ... and Viken, born in 1922, in Tabriz, Iran. The family moved to Aleppo in 1934 and, eventually, settled in Beirut, Lebanon in 1936, where Papken attended Hamazkayin Jemaran, receiving his primary and secondary education under the guiding influence and ...

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