Lebanon Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. A glass half empty? Taking stock of Hezbollah's losses in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ... in the nearly six-year conflict in Syria, including the May 2015 battles in the Qalamoun region near the border with Lebanon. The fighting has been taxing on Hezbollah as an organization, which has been asked to do some heavy lifting to make up for ...

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  2. Dubai-Based, Syrian Fashionista Sparks Outrage After Military-Inspired Fashion ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Al Bawaba

    A Syrian fashion designer has sparked anger after she posed on the catwalk with models dressed in Syrian military uniforms at a show in Lebanon. Manal Ajaj made the political statement on Wednesday at the end of her fashion show "Jasmin Goddess" at a hotel in Beirut.

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  3. ISIL mounts final stand in Syria's Raqqa as surrendering fighters stream outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Canada.com

    ... the ISIL and the Lebanese Hezbollah militia under which militants and their families were given safe passage from Lebanon to their last stronghold in Syria's eastern border region of Deir al-Zour. Hundreds of civilians have been evacuated from the ...

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  4. World leaders reject Trump's stance on nuclear accordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Times of Israel

    High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini, holds a press conference with the Lebanese foreign minister after their meeting in Beirut on January 26, 2017. The EU's top diplomat Federica Mogherini said Friday that the Iran nuclear deal was "working and delivering," insisting US President Donald Trump did not have the power to terminate it.

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  5. Lebanon gets two bids for offshore gas explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | UPI

    Lebanese ambitions to draw investors to its offshore reserve potential, notably for natural gas, brought in only two bids, the government reported. Lebanon in January filed a request to join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, a body that aims to cast light on how countries manage their oil, gas and mineral resources.

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  6. Trump gets realist on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Washington Examiner

    ... But that's just the start of what American appeasement has wrought. It has enabled unchecked Iranian influence in Lebanon; allowing Hezbollah, which holds 12 seats in the Lebanese parliament, to dominate a pro-American Future Movement party, which ...

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  7. How to convince someone to plant a forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Daily Star

    A picture taken on January 6, 2016 shows a path covered with snow and cedar trees in the al-Shouf Cedar Nature Reserve on the slopes of Barouk mountain, southeast of the Lebanese capital Beirut.

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  8. World Music Institute to Present Sachal Ensemble, Yasmine Hamdan and DakhaBrakha This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A concert inspired by the acclaimed eponymous documentary, which tells the story of The Sachal Ensemble as they struggle to survive in the oppression and brutality of modern day Pakistan. Featuring Works by Mancini, Brubeck, and Grusin blend with Pakistani traditions.

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  9. 'If you don't know the national anthem, you don't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    On Monday afternoon, with storm clouds forming over Concord Oval in Sydney, Lebanon's Rugby League World Cup squad gathered around coach Brad Fittler ahead of their first training session. "It's very simple," Fittler told them.

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  10. In schools and hospitals, Turkey carves north Syria roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Reuters

    Pupils gesture in a classroom in the Syrian city of Al-Bab, Syria, October 3, 2017. Picture taken October 3, 2017.

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  11. Netflix's first Middle East production will bring the laughs with Adel KaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    Netflix will be launching its first original production in the Middle East, and it will be a stand-up special with Lebanese comedian and actor Adel Karam. The still-to-be-named comedy special will be produced by Creative Arab Talent and will see Karam deliver his comedy stylings, which cover everything from relationships to social issues that Arabs often face.

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  12. 'If you don't know the Lebanese national anthem, you can't play!': Brad Fittler's World Cup ultimatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Canberra Times

    ... select which news your want direct to your inbox. On Monday afternoon, with storm clouds forming over Concord Oval, Lebanon's World Cup squad gathered around coach Brad Fittler ahead of their first training session. "It's very simple," Fittler told ...

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  13. Hezbollah says new US measures won't affect groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Yahoo!

    ... being offered for information on Fuad Shukr, a member of Hezbollah who runs the group's military forces in southern Lebanon, where the group is based. The State Department said he played a key role in Hezbollah's recent military operations in Syria. ...

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  14. Understanding Trump's Position on Iran To Stop Dangerous InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | NewsBlaze

    ... of missiles threatening Israel. Reports also indicate Tehran has launched underground missile factories in southern Lebanon, allowing Hezbollah to indigenously produce sophisticated missiles. The situation gains even more urgency as Iran seeks to ...

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  15. US sharpens focus on HezbollahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | CBS News

    Lebanese Hezbollah supporters wave a Syrian flag under a huge portrait of Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, during a rally in the southern town of Bint Jbeil on May 25, 2012 to mark the 12th anniversary of the withdrawal of Israeli troops from south Lebanon after a 22-year occupation. AFP PHOTO/MAHMOUD ZAYAT With the Trump administration preparing its Iran policy - and promising a harsh and comprehensive approach - the State Department is hardening its focus on Hezbollah, "It has become the global threat it is today for one reason: Tehran's deep and abiding assistance.

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  16. Looted Antiquity, Once at Met Museum, to Return to LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The New York Times

    A Colorado couple has dropped a federal lawsuit that sought to stop the Manhattan District Attorney's office from returning to the Republic of Lebanon an ancient marble bull's head that prosecutors said had been looted during that country's civil war. The 2,300-year-old sculpture had been on loan to the Metropolitan Museum of Art until July when the museum turned it over to authorities after a curator raised concerns about its provenance to Lebanese officials, who requested its return.

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  17. US turns heat on Hezbollah, slaps rewards on leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Yahoo!

    The United States stepped up its rhetoric against Hezbollah on Tuesday, slapping rewards on two commanders and urging allies to blacklist the Lebanese armed group. President Donald Trump is due to unveil a new strategy to counter Iran later this week, but in the meantime senior officials singled out Tehran's ally in Syria and Lebanon.

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  18. Hezbollah says new U.S. measures attempt to 'demonize' group - Wed, 11 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... being offered for information on Fuad Shukr, a member of Hezbollah who runs the group's military forces in southern Lebanon, where the group is based. The State Department said he played a key role in Hezbollah's recent military operations in Syria. ...

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  19. Rights workers respond to Egypt's crackdown: 'Where is the crime in waving a flag?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | ABC News

    ... of Lebanese alternative rock band Mashrou' Leila performs during the Ehdeniyat International Festival in Ehden town, Lebanon, Aug. 12, 2017. One popular television anchor, Ahmed Mousa, called on the parliament to lengthen the punishment for what he ...

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  20. US Offers Up to $12 Million for Information on Hezbollah OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Al Bawaba

    ... is the Hezbollah element responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of terrorist attacks outside of Lebanon," the U.S. statement said. Shukr meanwhile is "a senior Hezbollah operative" who "played a central role in the planning and ...

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