Lebanon Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Saudis Bristle at German Official's Lebanon RemarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Voice of America

    Saudi Arabia has summoned its ambassador in Germany home for consultations over comments by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel about the political crisis in Lebanon. The Saudi foreign ministry said the government also handed Germany's representative in Riyadh a protest note over what it said were "shameful" comments Gabriel made after a meeting with his Lebanese counterpart.

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  2. The great Arab retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    FOREIGN MINISTERS Sergei Lavrov of Russia, Walid al-Muallem of Syria and Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran attend a news conference in Moscow in April.. It's that time of history again.

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  3. The Latest: France sees 'negative' foreign sways in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | KFBB

    (Dalati Nohra via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2017 file photo, released by Lebanon's official government photographer Dalati Nohra, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi ...

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  4. Lebanon's prime minister arrives in Paris, heralding the end of one...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Prime Minister Saad Hariri to the Elysee Palace in Paris on Nov. 18 2017. (Yoan Valat / EPA-EFE/REX Shutterstock) Lebanon's embattled prime minister, Saad Hariri , met with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Saturday and insisted he would ...

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  5. Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Nov. 18Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Lebanon's President Michel Aoun revealed Saturday that Prime Minister Saad Hariri will return to Lebanon in time for Independence Day on Nov. 22, a statement by the Presidency Media office said. The statement added that "Hariri called Aoun to confirm that he would return to the country by Nov. 22, shortly after the PM arrived in Paris from Riyadh."

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  6. Coping with attacks and insultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... tells the story of a feud between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee in contemporary Beirut. It is Lebanon's official submission for consideration for a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. The cancellation of the film in Ramallah ...

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  7. France, Lebanon and the Hariri family have close tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Yahoo!

    France under President Emmanuel Macron has played a leading role in trying to avert a fresh crisis in Lebanon following the surprise resignation of its prime minister Saad Hariri. Hariri arrived in Paris on Saturday on Macron's invitation, after the premier once again dismissed rumours that he had been held against his will in Saudi Arabia since announcing his resignation there on November 4. Links between France and multi-faith Lebanon go back at least to the 16th century, when King Francis I signed an agreement with the Ottoman Empire giving the French royals the status of protectors of Christians in the Middle East.

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  8. Syria troops, allies retake most of last IS-held town: MonitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A rocket is fired by Syrian forces near the border town of Albu Kamal on Nov 10, 2017. BEIRUT: Syrian troops and allied fighters advanced on Saturday to capture most of Albu Kamal, a monitor said, in a tug-of-war over the Islamic State group's last urban stronghold in the country.

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  9. Lebanon's prime minister says he will be in Beirut within daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    Lebanon's Prime Minister, Saad Hariri, said Saturday he will return home in the coming days from where he will declare a political stance for the first time since making a strange resignation announcement from Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a political crisis in Lebanon. Hariri and his family met Saturday with French President Emmanuel Macron, who invited the Lebanese leader to Paris to dispel fears that he was being held in Saudi Arabia against his will.

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  10. Liberman urges Arab nations to make peace with Israel and confront IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... in recent days stepped up its efforts to counteract Iran and its proxies in Yemen, and the Hezbollah terror group in Lebanon. Iran and Saudi Arabia have long been at odds and back feuding Shiite and Sunni forces throughout the region. Although they ...

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  11. Kenyon Expands Team Member Program with Regional CoordinatorsRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | PR.com

    ... Kenyon has offices or facilities in Sydney, Australia; Bracknell, UK; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and Beirut, Lebanon. Learn more at www.KenyonInternational.com.

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  12. The Middle East Has Not Been Kind to LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Atlantic

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud meets with former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 6, 2017. BEIRUT-Lebanon has long been a mirror for the broader Middle East.

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  13. Gov. Raimondo signs bills to support the state's veteransRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... also designated Oct. 23 as a day to commemorate the nine Rhode Island Marines killed in the 1983 bombing in Beirut, Lebanon. "Our veterans have bravely sacrificed so much for us all and they deserve to be treated as the heroes they are," Rep. Samuel ...

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  14. News outlet: Lebanon's outgoing PM leaves Saudi to visit UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    In this photo provided by the Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, right, meets with outgoing Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Hariri's resignation in a televised statement from Saudi Arabia on Saturday stunned Lebanon and plunged the tiny nation into uncertainty.

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  15. Iran's president accuses Saudis of meddling in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    In this photo released by the Lebanese Government, Lebanese President Michel Aoun, center, meets with a delegation from the World Bank, at the Presidential Palace in Baabda, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday,... . FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 file photo, released by Lebanon's official government photographer Dalati Nohra, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, ... .

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  16. Rouhani: Saudi meddling in Lebanon is 'unprecedented'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Iranian president says Riyadh 'making mistake if you think Iran is not your friend and the US and Israel are' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sits during a meeting with Pakistan Army Chief General in Tehran on November 6, 2017. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani criticized Saudi Arabia on Wednesday over what he called "unprecedented" interference in Lebanese affairs and added his voice to those who suspect the Gulf kingdom forced Lebanon's prime minister to resign.

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  17. UPDATE 1-Middle East bond sell-off widens as Saudi, Lebanese tensions swirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Reuters

    A sell-off in Middle Eastern bond markets escalated on Wednesday with debt prices in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Lebanon all touching long-term lows following Saudi Arabia's anti-graft purge and government turmoil in Lebanon. Some of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain's dollar-denominated bonds fell to their lowest since January, while a number of Lebanon's slumped to their lowest point since being issued as the turbulence spread.

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  18. Syrian army starts assault on last IS strongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Reuters

    Syria's army and its allies began an assault on the largest remaining stronghold of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq on Wednesday, Hezbollah-controlled media said, signaling the imminent fall of the militant group's self-proclaimed caliphate. Islamic State has been all but destroyed over the past two years, remaining only in Albu Kamal in Syria, Rawa in Iraq, in a few neighboring villages and patches of desert, and some isolated pockets elsewhere.

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  19. EU, US affirm Lebanon support, diverging from SaudiRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    The European Union and the United States on Wednesday reaffirmed support for Lebanon after the resignation of its prime minister, striking a sharp contrast to Saudi Arabia, which accuses Beirut of declaring war because of the Shi'ite group Hezbollah. Statements of support from EU ambassadors to Lebanon and the United States have set a different tone to their Sunni Gulf ally Saudi Arabia, which has lumped Lebanon together with the Iran-backed Lebanese group Hezbollah as parties hostile to it.

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  20. News 16 Mins Ago Syrian troops encircle last Islamic State-held townRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

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