Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 7)

Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Beirut, Lebanon. (Page 7)

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  1. How a fire helped forge a communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... of all of its residents. "It's an old neighborhood," said Berbari, who moved to Las Vegas as a child from Beirut, Lebanon. "I think the place would go up like a matchbox." Berbari doused the fire with flame retardant as he made his way into Perry's ...


  2. France arrests four Lebanese citizens with suspected ties to HezbollahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Ynetnews

    France on Saturday night arrested four Lebanese citizens, including Mohammed Nur al-Din, who was added to the US Treasury Department's most recent sanctions list for transferring funds to Hezbollah. The French government does not have specific charges to level against the four, Al-Safir newspaper reported, with their arrest coming following an order that was issued by the US.


  3. You Will Be Talking About Riding on a Cloud for Hours After You See ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Stranger

    That's Yasser Mroue and his older brother Rabih Mroue. A sniper shot Yasser in the head during the Lebanese Civil War in 1987.


  4. Winds of change are blowing in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Jerusalem Post

    The latest development in Lebanon's presidential race came as a shock even to those accustomed to the country's bizarre political twists. Samir Geagea, the leader of the Lebanese Forces Party, threw his support last week behind the presidential candidacy of his lifelong rival, the former general Michel Aoun, whose Free Patriotic Movement is Hezbollah's main Christian ally in parliament.


  5. Welcoming Middle Eastern Refugees Will Restore Confidence In US Says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | 24-7 Press Release

    A recent article on the CNN Politics website by Ted Barrett entitled "Senate Democrats block Syrian refugee bill" reported that Democrats blocked a bill that would curb the flow of Middle Eastern refugees to the US. In effect this decision by the US Senate was a vote to uphold President Obama's plan to accept refugees.


  6. Award Winning Author Frances Fuller Announces Second '50 Great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Frances Fuller, author of 'In Borrowed Houses', has been chosen as a winner in the '50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading Awards' for the second year in a row. In addition, she has announced a new outlet for stories about the Middle East and invites the public to participate by submitting stories that illustrate the culture and values of the people.


  7. Frances Fuller, Award Winning Author Of 'In Borrowed Houses,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Frances Fuller, author of 'In Borrowed Houses,' has announced a free ebook sampler of 'In Borrowed Houses.' Told in short episodes, Fuller's multiple award-winning book reveals the alienation, confusion and courage of civilians in the Lebanese civil war, introducing to the reader a variety of real people with whom the author interacts: editors, salesmen, neighbors, refugees, soldiers, missionaries, lawyers, shepherds, artists, students.


  8. Isreali Drone Violates Lebanese SkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Peninsula

    Beirut: An Israeli drone on Saturday carried out flights in the skies of Lebanese villages of Hasbayya, Rashayya and Jabal El-Sheikh on a low altitude, National News Agency (NNA) reported.


  9. Navy boat drowns off north coast, 1 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Daily Star

    File - Lebanese Navy member jumps into the sea during a joint anti-terrorist exercise with the French marine forces in Maameltein, north of Beirut. (The Daily Star/Stringer)


  10. Besieged Syrians still suffering despite aid convoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Daily Star

    Children hold a poster during a sit-in organised by the Sunni Al Jama'a al-Islamiya group, calling for the lifting of the siege off Madaya, in front of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Beirut, Lebanon January 8, 2016.


  11. Help Us Demystify the Election ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Atlantic

    The Atlantic is always trying to ask great questions. We know our readers are, too.


  12. Meet One of Hezbollah's Teen FightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | US News & World Report

    Since it erupted in March 2011, the Syrian war has seen heavy involvement by Lebanese Hezbollah, which has increased its presence there since 2013 to prop up the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. Military sources close to Hezbollah estimate that the militant group may have deployed 7,000 to 9,000 fighters in Syria, specifically in areas around Damascus.


  13. Cynicism and other attitudes towards patients in an emergency...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | BioMed Central

    A caring, compassionate practitioner of the medical arts is the idealized version of what makes a good doctor. If asked to think of a painting of a doctor we most likely conjure an image of a physician sitting at a patient's bedside checking the pulse with a concerned look on his face.


  14. US & Canada, 2:16 AMUnited States blacklists Hezbollah's 'money launderers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The United States Treasury on Thursday added two Lebanese men it said laundered money for Hezbollah to its sanctions blacklist, AFP reported. The two are Mohamad Noureddine and Hamdi Zaher El Dine, who the Treasury said worked through Noureddine's Beirut company Trade Point International to move money for Hezbollah-linked businesses and individuals already on American blacklists.


  15. Committee agrees to adopt hybrid electoral lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Daily Star

    A handout picture released by the Lebanese Parliament shows a general view of a parliamentary session in the Lebanese capital Beirut on November 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / HO / LEBANESE PARIAMENT A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on January 29, 2016, on page 4.


  16. ISIS claims bombing that killed 11 in AdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | CNN

    ... and wounded hundreds more. Emergency personnel and civilians gather at the site of a twin suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon, on Thursday, November 12. The bombings killed at least 43 people and wounded more than 200 more. ISIS appeared to claim ...


  17. 'We'll fill the pantry with food' as arrival of refugees imminent in Cape BretonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | CBC News

    ... the community by Monday, and perhaps as early as Sunday. "The latest word is they are getting on a plane in Beirut, Lebanon, either today or tomorrow," said Stephen Read, the leader of the community group sponsoring the family. He said this will be ...


  18. Lebanese Film 'What About Tomorrow?' Crushes Box Office Records In The CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Deadline

    A new Lebanese film, What About Tomorrow? , which is made up of grainy footage of a 38-year-old play by legendary singer-writer Ziad Rahbani , is crushing box office records in the country. The film opened on Thursday January 21 and has already garnered 28,000 admissions in its first day.


  19. Director of the Museum of Arts and Design Glenn Adamson Steps DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Artforum Intl.

    Glenn Adamson, the Nanette L. Laitman director of the Museum of Arts and Design, is leaving his post. Adamson's last day will be March 31, 2016.


  20. Economy minister seeking to increase weight of bread bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Daily Star

    Lebanese bread come out of the oven at a bakery in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, April 12, 2012.