Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 8)

Beirut, Lebanon Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Bomb hits central Beirut, minister says target was Blom BankRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 12 | UAport

    BEIRUT: A bomb exploded in central Beirut on Sunday outside the headquarters of the Lebanese Blom Bank, causing damage to the building, security sources and witnesses said. Interior Minister Nohad Machnouk said Blom Bank was the target.

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  2. Explosion rocks Beirut, 2 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Newkerala.com

    Beirut , June 13 : An explosion rocked Lebanon's capital city of Beirut which left at least 2 people injured, media reports said on Monday. As per the National News Agency report, the explosion occurred at the end of the street connecting Zarif to Verdun facing Linas Caf.

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  3. Beirut's BLOM Bank bombing keeps spotlight on Hezbollah funding debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Al Bawaba

    An explosive device hidden in plants outside BLOM bank headquarters in the Verdun neighborhood went off shortly after 8 pm on a mainly deserted street last night. Lebanon's banking sector , already at the center of an escalating crisis over US sanctions against Hezbollah, was jolted Sunday when a bomb blew up outside the Beirut headquarters of one of the country's top banks, inflicting heavy material damage but only two minor injuries.

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  4. Beirut bomb targeted Lebanese bank, interior minister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The headquarters of Lebanon's Blom Bank was the target of a bomb blast in Beirut on Sunday, June 12, the interior minister told Reuters. "Politically it is clear that target was Blom Bank only," he said, adding that the attack had nothing to do with Islamic State, which has mounted suicide bombings in Beirut.

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  5. Bomb Targets Lebanese Bank Embroiled In Crisis Over Hizballah FinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Weekday Magazine

    A bomb on June 12 exploded near the headquarters of a bank in central Beirut that is involved in a dispute over how to deal with Hizballah finances. Lebanon's Red Cross said two people were injured, but there were no fatalities from the explosion outside the headquarters of the Lebanese Blom Bank.

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  6. Central Beirut bomb blast targeted bank: LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon's Interior Minister, Nohad Machnouk has said in a statement that the bomb that exploded outside the Blom Bank headquarters ...

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  7. Bomb blast in central Beirut aimed at bank: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Thanh Nein News

    Forensic inspectors examine the site of an explosion at the headquarters of the Lebanese Blom Bank in Beirut, Lebanon June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters/Mohamed Azakir A bomb exploded outside the headquarters of Lebanese Blom Bank in central Beirut on Sunday, causing damage but no fatalities, the interior minister said.

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  8. Embarrassing justice: When American lawyers represent IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Washington Times

    ... soldiers and sailors who died on Oct. 23, 1983, when Iran sent a suicide bomber to blow up their barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. Most Americans view this bit of history in simple terms. Our forces were in Lebanon as peace keepers, and Iran was and ...

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  9. Syrian army opens new front as IS' many foes attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Times of Oman

    Beirut: The Syrian army backed by Russian air strikes has opened a major new front against IS, the third big assault on the self-proclaimed caliphate this week after Iraqi forces attempted to storm a city and a Syrian militia advanced with US support. The week's three big offensives are some of the most aggressive campaigns against IS State since it declared its aim to rule over all Muslims from parts of Iraq and Syria two years ago.

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  10. Regime raids kill dozens in Aleppo, UN to meet on airdropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The China Post

    ALEPPO, Syria/BEIRUT, Lebanon--Regime air strikes killed dozens of civilians in the Syrian city of Aleppo and nearby areas Friday as the U.N. Security Council prepared to discuss emergency aid drops to besieged areas. The raids were the most intense in more than a week, with dozens of barrel bombs - crude, unguided explosive devices - dropped on several rebel-held eastern districts of the city, an AFP correspondent said.

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  11. Syrian army opens new front against Islamic State, edges towards Raqqa provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Syrian army backed by Russian air strikes has advanced towards Islamic State-held Raqqa province in a new offensive, a group monitoring the war said, nearing a region where U.S.-backed militias have also attacked the jihadist group. Fighters of the Syria Democratic Forces fire a mortar shell towards positions held by Islamic State fighters in northern province of Raqqa, Syria May 27, 2016.

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  12. Syrian army targets IS in Raqqa in new offensive - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Syrian army aims to target Islamic State in Raqqa province, a pro-Damascus newspaper reported on Friday, in a new offensive focusing on areas that a U.S.-backed alliance is also aiming to capture from the jihadists. Fighters of the Syria Democratic Forces fire a mortar shell towards positions held by Islamic State fighters in northern province of Raqqa, Syria May 27, 2016.

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  13. Led by an out gay singer, Lebanese band rejects pop conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Boston.com

    'Beirut is a beautiful city at night," says Firas Abou Fakher, the guitarist and keyboard player of Mashrou' Leila, the five-member band that's one of the most exciting recent exports from the Lebanese capital's nocturnal scene. "The dynamics of people at work or in the street, the social and political things that go on, they're all so different at night.

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  14. #Edu4Syria: Designing Apps to School Syria's War-affected KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Voice of America

    ... Foreign Affairs in an email to this reporter. Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende visiting a school in Beirut, Lebanon, where Syrian children attend classes in the afternoon on May 30, 2014. (photo credit by Frode Overland) War trauma can make ...

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  15. The demise of Hezbollah's terror chief / Chemical weapon red-linesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    Update 05/16 #04 Last week saw the death in an explosion of Mustafa Amine Badreddine , Hezbollah's most senior military commander and terrorist organiser, in unclear circumstances, near Damascus. Badreddine was the successor to Imad Mughniyeh, killed near Damascus in 2008, and is believed to have orchestrated the murder of former Lebanese PM Rafiq Hariri in 2005.

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  16. Facebook tests changes to Safety Check featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Hill

    ... company took heat after it activated Safety Check for the terrorist attacks in Paris but not a bombing in Beirut, Lebanon. Critics said the decision privileged users in Europe over those in the Middle East. "Many people have rightfully asked why we ...

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  17. Lebanese Parliament Fails to Elect President on 40th TryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Voice of America

    Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri speaks during the opening session of the National Dialogue, in the Parliament building, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Sept. 9, 2015.

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  18. 'They are more or less trapped in Germany': Hundreds of Syrian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | National Post

    Now he is desperate to go back to Syria because his wife and eight children can't get out. But he fears the only way he can return is the same way he came - illegally.

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  19. No food in first aid convoy to reach Syrian town since 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | West Hawaii Today

    Now he is desperate to go back to Syria because his wife and eight children can't get out. But he fears the only way he can return is the same way he came - illegally.

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  20. Lebanon fails to elect president againRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | Newkerala.com

    Beirut, June 2 : The Lebanese parliament on Thursday failed again during its 40th consecutive session to elect a new president. Speaker Nabih Berri called for a new session on June 23, Xinhua news agency reported.

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