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  1. New terminal used for British Airways' flights from AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Trend

    Trend: British Airways' flights from Baku in Azerbaijan now arrive into London Heathrow's award-winning Terminal 5 , the home of British Airways. Starting yesterday , passengers from Azerbaijan arrive into T5, which has been recognised as the world's best terminal for the fourth consecutive year in the Skytrax awards.

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  2. Heiltsuk and Haida nations finalize peace treatyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Lorena White, Heiltsuk Tribal Council member, and Harold Yeltatzie, Old Massett Village Council member, embrace after signing the peace treaty Both nations have worked closely together over the last number of years opposing the Northern Gateway pipeline and, most recently, to oppose commercial herring fishing in Heiltsuk waters. "[The treaty] will strengthen our political advocacy ties as we work on social and environmental justice together," said Marilyn Slett, chief councillor of the Heiltsuk Nation.

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  3. 10 Best Places To Visit in Lebanon That Are Safe and BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Lebanon is an interesting holiday destination and a remarkable country, which is why we had to compile the 10 best places to visit in Lebanon that are safe and beautiful . The country has ski resorts and mountains, sun and sea, tradition and culture, vibrant nightlife, tasty and healthy food.

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  4. Foyle Hospice call out for Camino de SantiagoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Derry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Foyle Hospice has issued a call out to local people seeking the adventure of a lifetime to join its group walk along the Camino de Santiago.

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  5. Apple Vacations launching tours to Cuba this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Apple Vacations , one of the biggest tour operators in the U.S., is adding Cuba to its list of destinations this fall. According to the Newtown Square, Pa.-based company, tours will be offered as educational activities under the U.S. government's "People-to-People" program.

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  6. Zanzibar: On the trail of turtles and glam rock godsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    The team at Mnarani Marine Turtle Conservation Pond nurture newly hatched babies to adolescence and nurse rescued adults to good health. The sun sets in old Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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  7. US Energy envoy to visit Lebanon over maritime border dispute with IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Al Bawaba

    Lebanon and Israel are disputing a maritime zone of 854 square km with suspected energy reserves potentially worth billions of dollars. A top U.S. official is expected to visit Beirut to discuss with top Lebanese officials the demarcation of the maritime border with Israel, an issue which was thoroughly discussed by Prime Minister Tammam Salam and Speaker Nabih Berri over the weekend.

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  8. 9 distressed OFWs repatriated from LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ABS-CBN News

    They were then escorted and assisted to the Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut where they boarded their flight to Manila. The embassy said the repatriation was carried out with the help of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Lebanese immigration.

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  9. What Model Should Iraq Follow after U.S. Forces Withdraw?Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2007 | CFR.org

    Even as they disagree on how long American forces will remain in Iraq, U.S. officials and foreign policy experts suggest a number of scenarios for what Iraq might resemble after coalition forces eventually pull out. President Bush has proposed the so-called South Korean model, a long-term residual troop presence to prevent civil war from breaking out.

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  10. Liverpool John Lennon investing in enhanced customer experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Airport-business.com

    Andrew Cornish, CEO Liverpool John Lennon Airport: "Our strategy is to increase the connections that the region needs. The Liverpool City Region market is underserved and we want to provide greater choice for passengers not just locally, but further afield too."

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  11. Expanding to meet growth at Prague tourism magnetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Airport-business.com

    VA clav A ehoATM, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Czech Aeroholding: "To remain competitive, and be able to meet the needs of airlines and passengers in the future, we are investing in state-of-the-art technology and projects." There perhaps couldn't be a more appropriate airport to host the 25th ACI EUROPE General Assembly, Congress & Exhibition.

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  12. #SaudiCables: What We've Learned So Far about LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Global Voices Online

    Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the world's underreported stories -- but we can't do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices! See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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  13. Leaks reveal Geagea pleaded with Saudi Arabia for money to finance bankrupt partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Daily Star

    Saudi Arabia's Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, right, receives LF leader Samir Geagea, on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. BEIRUT: Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea pleaded for financial assistance from Saudi Arabia when his party was going bankrupt in 2012, one of more than 60,000 classified Saudi documents published by WikiLeaks Friday revealed.

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    Saturday Jun 20 | TrekEarth

    Guimaraes is an historical city that had an important role in the formation of Portugal and it was settled in the 9th century, at which time it was called Vimaranes. This denomination might have had its origin in the warrior Vimara Peres, when he chose this area as the main government seat for the County of Portugal which he conquered for the Kingdom of Galicia.

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  15. Judiciary needs to be educated about human rights: judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The judiciary needs to be educated to face challenges in implementing human rights in Lebanon, a prominent judge said during a roundtable event to commemorate the British Magna Carta. "It's not that we don't have any competent judges," Judge Naji Dadhah added Thursday.

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  16. Festive Ramadan spirit takes over BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Vegetable stands, sweet shops, bakeries and butchers in Tariq al-Jadideh were all heaving with customers Thursday as people assembled the necessary ingredients for the first iftar of the holy month of Ramadan. A juice stall owner poured water on a brown sack filled with licorice and drained the brown liquid into a large bucket to make soos a popular drink during Ramadan.

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  17. Sisi to Lebanese: Prepare for fall of AssadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Daily Star

    A handout picture made available by the Egyptian Presidency on June 17, 2015 shows Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and his Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam at the presidential palace in the capital Cairo. AFP PHOTO/ HO/ EGYPTIAN PRESIDENCY BEIRUT: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reportedly advised a visiting Lebanese delegation to brace themselves for the imminent fall of Syrian President Bashar Assad, Al-Mustaqbal newspaper reported Friday.

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  18. Future mulls March 8 visit to end impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The Future Movement is considering visiting March 8 officials to discuss a means to end the Cabinet impasse and protect the northeastern town of Arsal from militants, a Future lawmaker said Thursday. "It is one of the options we are studying but a final decision has yet to be made," MP Jamal Jarrah told The Daily Star.

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  19. Downturn in real estate is holding back the economy: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A downturn in real estate and construction is expected to hold back Lebanon's economic growth in the next 12 months, according to the Lebanese Economic Outlook, a survey of 17 leading Lebanese economists conducted by Economena Analytics, an independent economic data provider. None of the surveyed economists expect real estate transactions or prices to rise in the next 12 months, while 10 of the 17 are projecting declines in both.

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  20. NGOs, fund to complete Nahr al-Bared projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Italian NGOs and the Central Fund for the Displaced agreed to cooperate and implement the last phase of a project to redevelop Nahr al-Bared refugee camp Thursday. The signing ceremony, held at the Fund's headquarters, was attended by Frederica Mazzotta, first secretary of the Italian Embassy, Gianandrea Sandri, the director of the Italian Cooperation Office, and NGO representatives, as well as Nicolas Haber, the president of the Fund, and Fadi Matar, a representative of the Council for Development and Reconstruction.

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