Lebanon Newswire (Page 2)

Lebanon Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lebanon. (Page 2)

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  1. Seeking aid abroad, Lebanon uproots Syrian refugees Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fox 23

    ... in the country on questionable legal grounds. Three years ago, Ahmad Mohsin was forced to relocate his campsite in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley after soldiers raided the community of Syrian refugees where he lived and smashed their belongings. Though ...

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  2. Local tensions flare up before Lebanese electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Incidents of political violence including an assault on one candidate and an attack on the office of another are casting a shadow over Lebanon's first general election in nine years. Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri talks during a conference to address the results of the Paris conference, in Beirut, Lebanon April 11, 2018.

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  3. Police: Bomb kills Hezbollah operative in southern LebanonRead the original story

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... has everything you need to find your dream home. BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanese police officials say an operative with Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group was killed when a bomb he was holding went off in his home in the country's south. The officials say it ...

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  4. Lebanese Speaker Nabih Berri Urges Hizbollah-Future Rival Factions to Stay CalmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Al Bawaba

    ... comes as the electoral battle is heating up with opposing parties and blocs trading harsh rhetoric 12 days before Lebanon's parliamentary elections, the first in nine years. It also came two days after Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah lashed out at the Future ...

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  5. Lebanese Pundits Say 'Fake News' Dogged Region for DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Al Bawaba

    ... it's more about emotional response rather than factual response." Such confirmation bias is certainly applicable to Lebanon, according to Ayman Mhanna, director of the SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom. "We have a validation media, which ...

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  6. City planners give green-light for new Lebanese/Syrian restaurant in the city's SaltmarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Evening Times

    Beirut Sky Limited have been given planning permission to develop a unit which was previously a grocery shop and butcher. The restaurant, which would have an outdoor seating area, originally wanted to open Monday to Thursday 9am to midnight, and Friday to Saturday, 9am to 2am.

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  7. ANALYSIS: Why Iran is escalating conflict with IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... and the missiles to hit any target in Israel," Nasrallah said during a speech on Hezbollah's al-Manar TV station in Lebanon. Israel is now expecting a new Iranian cross border attack from Syria. This the reason the IDF released new satellite images ...

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  8. Tennessee Higher Education Commission to honor MTSU professor, studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... senior from Murfreesboro, participated on a medical mission to rural Kenya to help lepers and a mission to Beirut, Lebanon, to assist more than 700 Syrian and Iraqi refugees. Over the 2018 summer, Owen will perform another medical mission in Santa ...

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  9. Aleppo's Armenians burn Turkish products on 103rd anniversary of genocideRead the original story

    Monday Apr 23 | Groong

    BEIRUT, LEBANON – Members of the Armenian communities in Aleppo gathered on Sunday in a rally marking the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian genocide and condemning more recent Turkish military actions in the region. Participants carried banners and called for the active boycott of Turkish products as they set a pile of Turkish goods on fire.

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  10. Lebanese Star Saade Joins La Liga Side LevanteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanese star player Elie Joe Saade has signed a professional contract with Levante the La Liga outfit confirmed over the weekend. The 18-year-old striker joins the Valencia-based club after honing his craft for more than a decade since joining Beirut Football Academy at the age of six.

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  11. Will the Lebanese vote in parliamentary elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Al Jazeera

    ... law to the test, many Lebanese expressed scepticism and a lack of enthusiasm for the May 6 parliamentary elections. Lebanon is heading "toward one of the dullest elections since the end of the war in 1990", wrote political analyst Joseph Bahout in a ...

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  12. IDF reveals names of new gas field-defending Sa'ar 6 warshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | The Times of Israel

    ... shore-to-sea missiles, which are believed to be in the hands of the Hezbollah and Hamas terrorist groups in Lebanon and the Gaza Strip, respectively. Both terror groups are also believed to be developing other naval capabilities, including ...

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  13. Ancient lessons elude Sydney's urban plannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... town of Anjar literally paved the way for effective, modern day city-making strategies. During my recent trip to Lebanon, I was astounded by the sophisticated design of these ancient cities and their infrastructure. Their considered approach to ...

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  14. "Women's Race" marathon event held in Beirut, LebanonRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 22 | Xinhuanet

    A kid runs with her relatives during the "Women's Race" marathon event in Beirut, Lebanon, on April 22, 2018.

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  15. The Desperate Search for Lebanon's Mass GravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | The Atlantic

    In a neighborhood in east Beirut, you'll come across a nondescript parking lot, backed up on one side by an Ottoman-era house and on another by a sleek high-rise, casting its shadow across a mix of old shops and upscale design stores below. It was from inside one of these old shops in the late 1970s-a few years into Lebanon's long, violent civil war-that Avedis Manoukian, a shop owner, saw the trucks loaded with dead bodies roll up to what is now the parking lot; back then, it was an empty, dirt-covered patch.

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  16. Fighting words Liberman: Those who threaten Israel will pay a high priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | Jerusalem Post

    ... those who threaten our security," likely referencing the military buildup north of Israel's borders with Syria and Lebanon. Israeli leaders have in recent months stepped up their remarks about not allowing Iran to become entrenched in Syria, where ...

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  17. Creations presented during Beirut Young Fashion Designers CompetitionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 21 | Xinhuanet

    Models present creations of designer Judy Mordache during the fourth edition of the Beirut Young Fashion Designers Competition in Beirut, Lebanon, April 21, 2018. The competition which aims to provide opportunities for young designers attracted more than ten local competitors.

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  18. BWW Review: YAGP Final Round and Gala Shone More Brightly Than Ever in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dance Center of the 92nd Street Y, the Interlochen Center for the Arts, and Studio de Ballet Opera in Beirut, Lebanon. She was Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director with Jan Hanniford Goetz of the Huntington School of Ballet and the Huntington Ballet ...

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  19. As Iran threatens to 'annihilate' Israel, Hezbollah boast of reach of rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | The Times of Israel

    Head of Iranian army says his forces working to ensure collapse of Israel within 25 years; Hassan Nasrallah says his missiles can hit any target in Israel The head of the Iranian army on Saturday said Iranian forces were working to "annihilate" Israel and predicted they would achieve success within 25 years. The threats from the Commander of Iran's Army Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi come amid almost daily warnings of conflict from Tehran and Jerusalem, heightened by an alleged Israeli strike on an Iranian base in Syria earlier in the month.

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  20. Sewage treatment plant launched in Batroun ahead of tourism seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | The Daily Star

    ... not treasure, it's trash. The group is conducting a clean-up below the waves, one of many initiatives emerging from Lebanon's civil society and private sector in response to the government's failure to address a long-running garbage

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