Tag: Lebanon

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Lebanon: Protesters gather in Tripoli against poverty, corruption

Protesters in Lebanon have converged on its poorest city to show the government they are united in their calls for ...

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Soleimani’s daughter in Beirut, praises Hezbollah fighters

The daughter of recently killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani praised Hezbollah fighters during a speech to supporters in the Beirut ...

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Greece seizes 1.25 tons of cannabis from Lebanon

Greek authorities say they found more than a ton of processed cannabis camouflaged among a shipment of date paste headed ...

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Lebanon, Japan have 40 days to agree on Ghosn’s fate

Lebanon and Japan have about 40 days to decide whether ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn will be extradited to Japan ...

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Hezbollah steps in to overcome Cabinet formation obstacles

Hezbollah has intervened with its allies to overcome the last remaining hurdles holding up the formation of a new government, ...

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Hezbollah says its ‘arms won’t be twisted’ as crisis deepens in Lebanon

Political talks to agree an urgently needed Lebanese government are still deadlocked, three senior sources said Sunday, as the powerful ...

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Gas stations close as fuel runs low across Lebanon

Many petrol stations across Lebanon have closed due to fuel shortages, the head of the Syndicate of Gas Station Owners ...

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Khamenei says US stoking ‘chaos’ amid Iraq, Lebanon protests

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has blamed the United States and its allies for spreading “insecurity and turmoil” in ...

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Lebanon deadlock remains after PM quits

Lebanese President Michel Aoun has asked the resigned government of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to continue on a caretaker basis ...

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Lebanon to charge for WhatsApp calls

Lebanon’s cabinet has agreed to impose a fee on calls over WhatsApp and other similar applications, as part of efforts ...