Lebanon Newswire (Page 9)

Lebanon Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lebanon. (Page 9)

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  1. Israel briefly holds Lebanese woman who crossed border: armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... says is Lebanese territory. The Israeli military said two shepherds had crossed the U.N.-demarcated border with Lebanon and that one of them was taken into custody by its troops. A U.N. peacekeeping force is based on the Lebanon-Israel border. The ...

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  2. Israel and the loss of collective hope, part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Palestinian women carry pictures of their relatives who were killed during Sabra and Shatila massacre at the mass graves in Beirut on September 18, 2009 [Ahmad Omar/AP Photo] Throughout its 70 years of existence, Israel has not sought to limit its breach of international law and the law of war to Palestine . In fact, it has a long and well-documented history of human rights violations and war crimes in Lebanon.

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  3. All but one ballot boxes back from Arab expat voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | The Daily Star

    A Saudi Arabian Airlines plane lands at Rafik al-Hariri airport in Beirut, Lebanon June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual whose content is submitted.

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  4. 'Genocide and Revival' dedicated to the 103d memorial of the Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2018 | Groong

    ... more prosperity to this association in the future. The Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) was established in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1947, in honour of the renowned Armenian poet and man of letters Vahan Tekeyan. The TCA is a network with chapters and ...

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  5. Lebanon army says Israel seized citizen on borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Reuters

    ... says is Lebanese territory. The Israeli military said two shepherds had crossed the U.N.-demarcated border with Lebanon and that one of them was taken into custody by its troops. A U.N. peacekeeping force is based on the Lebanon-Israel border. The ...

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  6. The Latest: Funeral held for aid worker killed in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Yahoo!

    A Lebanese humanitarian worker from the International Committee of the Red Cross has been laid to rest in his hometown a week after being shot dead in Yemen. Lahoud, 38, was in charge of the ICRC's detainees program in Yemen.

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  7. Nation and WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | The Gazette

    The coffin of Lebanese humanitarian worker of the International Committee of the Red Cross Hanna Lahoud, draped with a ICRC flag, who was killed last week in Yemen, is carried by his fellow Red Cross workers during his funeral procession, in Mar Charbel Church in Zouk Mkail north of Beirut, Lebanon, Saturday, April 28, 2018. Lahoud, 38, was in charge of the ICRC's detention program in Yemen.

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  8. FBI offers $1M for info on US reporter missing in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | SFGate

    In this July 20, 2017, file photo, Marc and Debra Tice, the parents of Austin Tice, who has been missing in Syria since August 2012, hold up photos of him during a new conference, at the Press Club, in Beirut, Lebanon. Federal authorities are offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading to Tice, an American journalist who has been missing in Syria for over five years.

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  9. Mourning Arabs fly Palestinian flags as Israel marks Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... organisers said, 170 people were driven out in 1948, and fled to other towns or into neighbouring countries such as Lebanon, where they and their descendants remain refugees today. "I never miss any event related to the Nakba," said Sami Salman, 83, ...

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  10. Rashid Khalidi: Ending the Proxy Wars in Syria is Key to De-escalating Deadly ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Democracy Now

    Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University. He's the author of several books.

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  11. Lebanon's political system leads to paralysis and corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Economist

    IT IS difficult to escape the grip of religion in Lebanon. The rules that govern marriage, property rights and inheritance are administered by religious courts.

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  12. Friedman: Does Iran's Quds Force really Control four Countries and is Israel-Iran War Near?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Juan Cole

    ... tactics. Mr. Friedman seems to be updating this language for the twenty-first century, giving Iran "control" of Lebanon (!) through its "proxy" (a.k.a. satellite), the Hizbullah party-militia. Many of us who love Lebanon wish that *someone* were in ...

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  13. Israel celebrates "Pyrrhic Victory" as it turns 70Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Dissident Voice

    ... the protests in Gaza spread, unifying Palestinians in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, Israel and the refugee camps of Lebanon and Syria. "Israel cannot repress all these fronts at the same time," he said. "The Israeli right is behaving as if the ...

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  14. Lebanon's wine-making monk making more than memories in the MIARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Area News

    WINE MAKING MONK: Brother Ghantous has come from his monastery's winery in Lebanon to Casella's in Yenda. PHOTO: Jacinta Dickins.

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  15. Movies Now Playing in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    "Beirut": Set in the '80s against the backdrop of the Lebanese Civil War, this spy thriller from "Bourne" franchise screenwriter Tony Gilroy stars Jon Hamm as a former U.S. diplomat who returns to Beirut to aid an operation against the group responsible for the murder of his wife. Rosamund Pike and Idir Chender co-star.

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  16. Lebanese Australian Nassif takes 5 pct of Bank of BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Daily Star

    A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on April 19, 2018, on page 4.

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  17. 12 torches lit in ceremony marking opening of Israel's 70th Independence Day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Ynetnews

    ... were Haredi hi-tech worker Racheli Ganot; Cpt. Noam Gershuni, a former combat helicopter pilot wounded in the Second Lebanon War; Margalit Zinati, member of ancient Jewish family that has been maintaining Jewish presence in the Galilee continuously ...

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  18. Hundreds of Syrian refugees return home from LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Displaced people who fled the Syrian war, bid each other farewell as some prepare to return to their village of Beit Jinn in Syria, near the Lebanese-Syrian border, in Shebaa, southern Lebanon, Wednesday, April, 18, 2018. Hundreds of refugees are headed back to Syria in what they say is a voluntary decision to return to homes in the war-torn country.

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  19. Israeli PM issues veiled warning to Iran over Syria tensionsRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... entrenching its forces in neighboring Syria or transfer strategic arms to the Shiite militant group Hezbollah in Lebanon. Israel has carried out numerous airstrikes in Syria, most believed to have targeted suspected arms shipments bound for ...

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  20. 500 Syrian refugees set to return home from LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Peninsula

    Beirut: About 500 Syrian refugees are preparing to leave Lebanon's Shebaa, returning to their homes in the south of Beit Jinn, south of the Syrian border, through the border crossing point between the two countries, in the first step to the return of displaced Syrians to their homeland, the Lebanese sources said Wednesday. The National News Agency said that the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Lebanon confirmed in a statement today that it is aware of the return of some 500 Syrian refugees from Shebaa in Lebanon to Beit Jinn in Syria under the auspices of the Lebanese General Security.

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