Lebanon Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lebanon. (Page 5)

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  1. Inside Hezbollah's Hash PlantationsBy Alberto MucciRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Beast

    As you drive along the provincial roads of the Bekaa Valley, a region that stretches for about 75 miles from Mount Lebanon to the mountains next to the Syrian border, it's not uncommon to come across marijuana plantations extending almost as far as the eye can see.

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  2. Security forces clear Arida road protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Police have cleared a protest by relatives of a Lebanese man arrested four days ago that was blocking the main Arida road leading to the northern Lebanese-Syrian border.

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  3. Parliament meeting on water shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    ... Relief Committee, Maj. General Mohammad Kheir. Participants have discussed two main suggestions: a proposal that Lebanon purchase water from Turkey and a call to impose restrictions on gas stations and water usage in the country. Numerous Lebanese ...

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  4. Prosecutor at STL seeks arrest warrant for AminRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    ... published by Al-Akhbar last year. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir) BEIRUT: A prosecutor at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon asked for the arrest of Al-Akhbar newspaper's editor-in-chief Ibrahim al-Amin and demanded that he appear before the court in ...

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  5. Food for the Hungry Implements Child Protection Policies for Syrian Child RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... of 2013, with the number of child refugees increasing from 260,000 to more than 1.2 million. Despite its small size, Lebanon plays host to the largest number of Syrian refugees, recently reaching 1 million, with almost half of these being children. ...

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  6. George Clooney NEVER does thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    GEORGE Clooney has written a scathing letter slamming The Daily Mail, for running a "fabricated story" about his fiancee's mother opposing his marriage to Amal Alamuddin.

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  7. George Clooney: 'I seldom respond to tabloids,' but Daily Mail has crossed lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... against their upcoming marriage because Clooney is not Druze, a small Middle-Eastern religion with communities in Lebanon and Syria. Alamuddin is a British-Lebanese human rights barrister in London. The Daily Mail, citing "close family friends," ...

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  8. March 14 to attend legislative sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... parliamentary legislative sessions even before electing a new president. "We cannot take stances that contradict Lebanon and its people's interest," Majdalani told the radio station Voice of Lebanon 93.3. "This is why we [announce] our readiness to ...

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  9. Of synagogues and the communities they serveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... The Magen Abraham Synagogue in downtown Beirut was built in 1925, and in its heyday was one of 16 synagogues in Lebanon's capital. The synagogue was seriously damaged during the 1975-1990 Lebanese Civil War, with additional damage inadvertently ...

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  10. Jim Jewell: The Valley of the Moon and my favorite paradesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... sometimes emotionally difficult, and (as I remarked to my brother and sister) a wonderfully strange 10 days in Lebanon, I returned to San Diego for a hectic day. Then, Maureen and I escaped to Sonoma. We stayed with our friends, Alan and Marin Hicks ...

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  11. Lebanon-inspired World Cup flags cheer for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A Beirut-based graphic designer has reimagined World Cup flags to remind Lebanese citizens to rally behind the shortfall in public services with a passion similar to that shown for the world's football teams.

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  12. New emergency center opens to improve disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A new specialist emergency center was opened Tuesday at Rafik Hariri University Hospital, just a few days after Lebanon was rocked by a number of earthquakes.

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  13. More suicide bombings expected across Lebanon: security sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    ... Terrorist cells are regularly making their way into Beirut, readying themselves to conduct more suicide bombings in Lebanon, security sources told The Daily Star Tuesday. According to information provided to a Lebanese security officer and relayed ...

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  14. One in four Syrian refugee women head householdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A quarter of all Syrian refugee households in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Egypt are now run solely by a woman, leaving mothers struggling to make ends meet and even forcing children into work, a report by the United Nations released Tuesday says.

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  15. Ivorian Woman Pushed off 6th Floor for Demanding Salary in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Global Voices Online

    ... found dead after having been reportedly pushed off the 6th floor of a building for demanding her salary in Beirut, Lebanon. This was reported to Koaci.com by a young Cameroonian woman, after the revelations by her sister, who is a neighbor of the ...

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  16. The Economist names the only democracy in the Middle East, and it isn't IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Hot Air

    ... vendor who inadvertently sparked the Arab World's great but failed awakening, there is less of a case to make for Lebanon as a more democratic nation than neighboring Israel. While representatives of the government in Beirut often pledge their ...

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  17. Future bloc slams unwarranted arrests in TripoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    Former Prime Minister Fouad Siniora headed the Future bloc's meeting, on Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

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  18. Rockets from Syria hit Lebanon's BekaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Al Bawaba

    ... landed between Al Ain and Al Fakiha after being fired from the Eastern Mountain Range." For its part, Voice of Lebanon radio (93.3) said "a rocket hit the Tinet Al Fakiha area between the towns of Al Ain and Al Fakiha, causing no casualties." On ...

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  19. Berri, Aoun discuss LU dossierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    Education Minister Elias Bou Saab is seen at the Parliament in Beirut, Thursday, June 19, 2014.

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  20. Bassil in Brazil for politics, expats, footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Daily Star

    ... between Lebanese and Brazil, especially given the Brazilian descendants of Lebanese origin are more [in number] than Lebanon's population." Asked whether he would watch the Wold Cup 2014 matches, Bassil replied: "Of course, how could anyone be in ...

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