Lebanon

Lebanese Journalists Blast The Corrupt Leaders: “your Corruption Has Turned Lebanon Into Hell...

Journalists In Lebanese ‘Al-Nahar’ Daily In Pointed Criticism Of Country’s Leaders: Your Corruption Has Turned Lebanon Into Hell And Is

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Dubbed Hezbollah’s Gov, Lebanon Faces Difficulties In Securing Intl Support

BEIRUT: Lebanon’s new government received a lukewarm welcome internationally hours after its formation, with U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Related topics: Hezbollah, Mike Pompeo

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Lebanon ‘seeks $4-5bn’ To Finance Purchase Of Wheat, Fuel And Medicines

Lebanon‘s new government is looking to secure $4-5bn in soft loans from international donors to finance purchases of wheat, fuel

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New Irgc Quds Force #2 Is Iran's 'missile Mastermind' In Lebanon

New IRGC Quds Force #2 Is Iran's 'Missile Mastermind' In Lebanon Lebanon has a new Hezbollah-dominated and backed government after three months of protests have gripped the country, which no doubt has raised alarm for both Israel and...
Related topics: Iran, Hezbollah, Protests, Israel

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Donald Trump’s Secretary Of State Apparently Thinks Spanish Is Spoken In Lebanon

The president of United States is often criticized for getting his facts wrong, especially when it comes to understanding the world. Trump made up the country of “Nambia” while not knowing that Bhutan and Nepal (which he pronounced...
Related topics: Donald Trump, Bhutan

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Anthropologists Confirm Existence Of Specialized Sheep-hunting Camp In Prehistoric Lebanon

Anthropologists at the University of Toronto (U of T) have confirmed the existence more than 10,000 years ago of a hunting camp in what is now northeastern Lebanon—one that straddles the period marking the transition from nomadic hunter-gatherer...
Related topics: Canada, Toronto

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Cabinet May Have Little Or No Reserves Left To Stabilize Economy

 Lebanon’s new government faces huge upcoming debt repayments and a currency peg at breaking point, but it may already have

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“no Dollars Today”: Exchanges Resist Lebanon’s Push To Steady Currency

By Eric Knecht BEIRUT, – A push by Lebanon to rein in a thriving parallel market for dollars and halt

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Protests Continue In Beirut After New Government Formed - Video

Beirut has been engulfed in protests over the poor economic situation and endemic corruption since October 2019. The protests were initially caused by a new tax on calls made using WhatsApp, a measure the government believed would help tackle the...
Related topics: Protests, World Videos, Taxes

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Lebanese Police, Army Take Control Over Area Near National Parliament

BEIRUT (Sputnik) - Lebanese police and army units have forced protesters out of the territory adjacent to the national parliament building in Beirut's centre on Wednesday.
Related topics: Police, Protests

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Lebanon’s First Female Defence Minister: Nonsense Or Progress?

For the first time in Lebanon’s history, a woman, Zeina Aker, was appointed Minister of Defence; she also was appointed deputy head of government. Incoming PM Hassan Diab’s Cabinet includes five women. In total, the government consists of 20...

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Lebanon Security Forces Fire Tear Gas, Water Canon At Protesters

Security forces in Beirut's capital fired water cannon and tear gas at angry protesters outside parliament Wednesday, where a new government was being formed.The demonstrators rallied near the parliament building in the early hours to protest the...
Related topics: Protests

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Bassil Canceled Davos Appearance. No Longer The Fm

By Kareem Chehayeb Beirut – Lebanon’s caretaker foreign minister has cancelled his appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos on

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Lebanon Gets A New Hezbollah-backed Government Amid Mounting Unrest

The announcement of a new government ends a three-month deadlock but is unlikely to quell increasingly violent protests.
Related topics: Hezbollah, Protests

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Lebanon Unveils A Pro Hezbollah Cabinet. Protestors Not Impressed

Lebanon ended a painful wait Tuesday by unveiling a new cabinet line-up, but the government was promptly scorned by protesters
Related topics: Hezbollah, Protests

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Lebanon: Un Rights Office Calls For De-escalation Of Protest Violence

What had been largely peaceful demonstrations against Lebanon’s Government in the capital Beirut grew increasingly violent over the weekend, sparking the concern of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.
Related topics: Human Rights, Protests

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Many Lebanese Say Acting Fm Has No Business Being At Davos

Lebanon’s acting foreign minister is attending the elite annual World Economic Forum in the Swiss village Davos

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U.s. Journalist Detained During Lebanon Protests On Suspicion Of Sending Footage To Israel

Friends and journalist advocacy groups say allegations that Nicholas Frakes sent a video feed to the Israeli Haaretz newspaper were the result of a misunderstanding.
Related topics: Protests, Israel, World Videos, Haaretz

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As Lebanon's Economy Worsens, Protests Turn More Violent

The Lebanese economy is unraveling. A once-secure middle class is being hit hard as the poverty rate rises — prompting protests against political dysfunction and power cuts.
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Lebanon’s ‘week Of Rage’ Spills Onto Beirut Streets: In Pictures

After three months of largely peaceful protests across Lebanon, violence erupted this weekend as demonstrators, frustrated with the deteriorating economic
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