Lebanon Newswire (Page 8)

Lebanon Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lebanon. (Page 8)

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  1. A Middle Eastern Comic's Plea for Peace By Nemr Abou NassarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... scratch. My background is, shall we say, unique. I am an American citizen, but before that I was born in Beirut, Lebanon. Having lived equally both in the U.S. and the Middle East, I've noticed that America is currently the most Arab it has ever ...

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  2. Facebook anoints November 'Fairouz Month' in collaboration with Al Jaras MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... and angelic voice praising her country and honoring her homeland; she who has consistently refused to abandon her Lebanon during the worst plights of its Civil War; she who against all odds, emphatically stated: "Bhebbak ya Libnan!" Fayrouz has ...

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  3. Hezbollah Ally Elected Lebanese PresidentRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    1. Following two years of stalemate, Lebanon's parliament elected Gen. Michel Aoun as president . Aoun, an 81-year-old Maronite Christian, aligned his Free Patriotic Party with Hezbollah back in 2006, which is why analysts say his victory is good ...

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  4. Nancy Ajram, Fairouz amongst most influential Arabs in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... 30th place. This is what the magazine had to say about her: Still known as the Arabs' ambassador and the 'Jewel of Lebanon', Fairouz is considered one of the greats of the Middle East music scene. Born Nouhad Haddad in November 1935, she received ...

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  5. The US is intervening behind the scenes in Syria to the benefit of the Assad regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    On September 17, US, British, Danish and Australian warplanes attacked a Syrian military base in Deir Ezzor that had been holding out against the so-called Islamic State for months. The US-led coalition's airstrikes killed at least 62 Syrian troops before a frantic Russian officer called US officials to tell them they were hitting the Syrian military and not Daesh.

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  6. UN-Habitat hosts Urban Crisis Response conference in LebanonRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Beirut, 2 November 2016-UN-Habitat hosted a conference on "Urban Crisis Response" to examine and discuss the plethora of challenges facing Lebanon's urban population. Under the patronage of the Ministry of Social Affairs, and on the occasion of the World Cities Day 2016, the Conference focused on building a platform for exchange between various stakeholders engaged in urban response.

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  7. A Middle Eastern Comic's Plea for PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... scratch. My background is, shall we say, unique. I am an American citizen, but before that I was born in Beirut, Lebanon. Having lived equally both in the U.S. and the Middle East, I've noticed that America is currently the most Arab it has ever ...

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  8. The forum aims at presenting investment opportunities and organizing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry , in cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Beirut and Mount Lebanon, yesterday organised the Omani-Lebanese Business Forum. The forum aims at presenting investment opportunities and organizing B2B meetings among Omani and Lebanese businessmen.

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  9. Iran just pulled off a 'soft coup' in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... candidates - then the constitution was corrected. All very simple. As the late Ghazi Kanaan, Syria's top official in Lebanon, was fond of telling the Lebanese: you focus on business, and leave politics to us. By the time of the appointment (one ...

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  10. Beirut police officers used Google to identify and track down 60...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Beirut police officers used Google to identify and track down 60 Minutes' Tara Brown over the botched child abduction scandal Beirut police officers investigating the botched 60 Minutes child abduction were able to track down Tara Brown after googling her name, according to reports. Brown was jailed in April along with three of her colleagues - producer Stephen Rice, sound recordist David Ballment and cameraman Ben Williamson.

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  11. Google helped cops capture 60 Mins crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Sally Faulkner has told of the harrowing moment police arrived to arrest her and take back her children during the botched 60 Minutes kidnap scandal. CREDIT: ABC/Australian Story SALLY Faulkner has told of the dramatic moment her children were back in her arms moments after they were snatched off a Beirut street.

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  12. Hezbollah to stay in Syria until 'apostate project' defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    ... meanwhile, warned civilians in Aleppo to stay away from government positions around the contested city. Meanwhile in Lebanon, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah cast the insurgency against Syrian President Bashar Assad as a facade designed to weaken ...

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  13. Sally Faulkner ignored lawyer's adviceRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Sally Faulkner ignored the advice of her Lebanese lawyer to send him an Australian Family Court order granting her custody of her two children well before they were caught up in a botched kidnap attempt in Beirut. Ms Faulkner's lawyer, Ghassan Moughabghab, says he asked her several times to send him the judgment so it could be executed in Lebanon.

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  14. Google led police to 60 Minutes crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... producer Stephen Rice, cameraman Ben Williamson and sound recordist David Ballment - as soon as they landed in Lebanon last April, after the TV team revealed their travel plans to arrive by air but leave by boat. Undercover officers apparently ...

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  15. Handcuffed to Tara in abduction dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Sally Faulkner has told of the harrowing moment police arrived to arrest her and take back her children during the botched 60 Minutes kidnap scandal. CREDIT: ABC/Australian Story SALLY Faulkner has told of the dramatic moment her children were back in her arms moments after they were snatched off a Beirut street.

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  16. And the winner is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Sandy Tabet defeated 13 contestants to be crowned Miss Lebanon 2016 Saturday night at Casino du Liban by former Miss Lebanon, Valerie Abou Chacra . Tabet was selected by a jury of nine Lebanese personalities from diverse fields, including designer Zuhair Murad, actress Adriana Karembeu, and Richard Pharaon, CEO of entertainment company We-Group.

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  17. 'The kids were screaming': Getaway driver in botched child abduction speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    'The kids were screaming... we could have been shot': Getaway driver in Nine's botched child abduction reveals his terror as Beirut plot unravelled The kids were screaming... we could have been shot : Getaway driver in Nine s botched child abduction reveals his terror as Beirut plot unravelled - The West Australian The Lebanese driver who escorted Sally Faulkner and her children to a safe house after the botched child abduction in Lebanon earlier this year has told of the moment the crying and screaming children were forced into the back of his car.

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  18. Aleppo a battlefield as cease-fire expiresRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... rebel coalition warned civilians in Aleppo to stay away from government positions around the contested city. In Lebanon, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah cast the insurgency against Syrian President Bashar Assad as a facade designed to weaken ...

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  19. Sally Faulkner's children 'were terrified when they were grabbed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... night, who agreed because she couldn't 'throw a woman with her kids out onto the street'. Lahela and Noah playing in Lebanon

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  20. Insiders reveal why plan to retrieve Sally Faulkner's children was doomedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | ABC News

    ... Internal Security Forces said it was important for authorities to act fast before the children were taken out of Lebanon. "[Sally Faulkner's] position in general, as a foreign woman in Lebanon, it was very difficult for her to move freely." Yasmine ...

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