Lebanon Newswire (Page 6)

Lebanon Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lebanon. (Page 6)

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  1. Group: Half of Syrian refugee kids in Lebanon not in schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Thursday, May 29, 2014 file photo, a Syrian refugee girl sits in a classroom at a Lebanese public school where only Syrian students attend classes in the afternoon, at Kaitaa village in north Lebanon.

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  2. Back to spats over Lebanon's oil and gas explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanon's Prime Minister Tammam Salam and Speaker Nabih Berri were at loggerheads Monday over the country's oil and natural gas reserves, despite a recent agreement that was believed would pave the way for Lebanon to extract its offshore resources. Salam told the As-Safir daily on Monday that he will not call a ministerial committee meeting to address Lebanon's offshore oil and natural gas reserves until "the file is ripe and approached in a clear and transparent manner."

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  3. Nymf and Hypokrit Theatre Present Solo Musical Eh Dah? Questions for My Father, Beginning TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Aziz (Performer, Book, Music and Lyrics) is a performance artist and songwriter based between New York and Beirut, Lebanon. She is a graduate of the Hemispheric Institute for Performance and Politics and a longtime member of and current teaching ...

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  4. NAPW Inducts Hala Achkar, M.S., Founder/Chief Concept Architect,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... later. Her next accomplishment came in 1999, when she took a management position at the Monroe Hotel in Beirut, Lebanon. Ms. Achkar developed the concept for the 112-room hotel on her own. For her work, she was awarded the Tourism and Open Door For ...

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  5. Lebanon tradition of celebratory gunshots comes under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The China Post

    ... I can't sleep, and if I do, I wake up from panic attacks," he said. With the deadly incidents making headlines, Lebanon's police force says it has made more than 130 arrests of people firing in the air since early June. Officially, celebratory ...

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  6. No sense of timingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Daily Star

    File - The parliamentary joint committee convenes at the Parliament in Beirut, Friday, March 28, 2014. (The Daily Star/Lebanese Parliament Website, HO) A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 19, 2016, on page 7.

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  7. the Keeper Exhibition to Take Collecting to the Next Level at the New MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This summer the New Museum presents The Keeper, an exhibition dedicated to the act of preserving and collecting objects, artworks, and images. The Keeper opens on July 20, 2016.

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  8. Give Chickpeas A Chance: Why Hummus Unites, And Divides, The MideastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | KQED

    Lebanese chefs celebrate in Beirut after setting a new Guinness record for what was then the biggest tub of hummus in the world - weighing over 2 tons - in October 2009. The world record effort was part of Lebanon's bid to claim hummus as its own.

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  9. Explainer: What Is Armenia's 'Founding Parliament' Movement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    ... A Lebanese-Armenian by birth, he gained military experience fighting in an Armenian quarter of Beirut during Lebanon's 1975-90 civil war before moving to Armenia with his family in 1990. During the Nagorno-Karabakh war, in which Yerevan backed ...

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  10. 60 Mins' chief planner release delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Mercury

    BEIRUT authorities have delayed the release of Adam Whittington, the ex-Australian soldier who led a badly misfired child-snatch operation in Beirut on behalf of 60 Minutes. Mr Whittington, 40, was taken from Aley prison, where he has spent three months on kidnapping charges, to a second detention centre where it is understood he will be held overnight.

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  11. Syrian troops close key road in AleppoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... now in its sixth year. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said government forces and members of Lebanon's Hezbollah group reached the Castello road early Sunday, closing it. Government forces reached a point where they could fire ...

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  12. Lebanon's celebratory gunshots comes under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    ... I can't sleep, and if I do, I wake up from panic attacks," he said. With the deadly incidents making headlines, Lebanon's police force says it has made more than 130 arrests of people firing in the air since early June. Officially, celebratory ...

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  13. Ruth Ann Dailey: The fire, this time, is man-madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... and sundry causes. For Americans, 1983, perhaps - the suicide truck bombings of the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. Or maybe it was the taking of American hostages in Tehran in 1979. Whichever you pinpoint, some will argue that the U.S. had ...

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  14. Unsafe havenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Newsday

    While Israeli jets pounded Lebanon in the summer of 2006 in its brief war against Hezbollah, John Barrett was breaking into abandoned pet shops to rescue starving animals in cages. "It was an emotional time," he says.

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  15. Lebanese relieved upon return to Beirut after Turkish coup attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | The Daily Star

    A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 18, 2016, on page 1.

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  16. Lebanese endeavor gives new life to heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | The China Post

    ... houses, Benedicte de Blavous had the idea for the social venture, Beyt by 2b Design, when the couple arrived in Lebanon in 1994. "In the aftermath of the Civil War we rejoiced in reconstruction. Unfortunately, nothing was done the proper way. Real ...

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  17. Pokemon Go-es to the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... Many of the Middle East's famed landmarks are serving as these PokeStops, like St. Michael's Church in Beirut, Lebanon, pictured here in the app. (Al Bawaba). Lebanon is going crazy for Pokemon as much as anywhere. This meme depicts the American ...

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  18. Drama therapy gives voice to Lebanese inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    When Zeina Daccache first set foot in Beirut's Oum el-Nour drug rehabilitation centre 15 years ago, most of the guests were middle-aged former fighters who participated in Lebanon's civil war and still had vivid memories of it. She approached them with an unusual proposal: to make theatre.

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  19. UN-backed Hariri tribunal convicts newspaper of contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... of contempt for publishing photographs and names of alleged secret witnesses in the case. The Special Tribunal for Lebanon's Contempt Judge Nicola Lettieri on Friday found Ibrahim al-Amin and his Al-Akhbar daily guilty. An STL statement said ...

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  20. What's for Lunch? a Whole Mezze FlavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Red Bank Green

    ... Restaurant there a few months back. A clever play on words, Bayroot does indeed have its culinary roots in Beirut, Lebanon, where Dougan, a citizen in the United States since 1993, is from. "I love food," he says, "and for the past two years, lots ...

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