Tag: Lebanon

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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 ...

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Over 800 Syrian refugees return home

Former Hezbollah MP Nawwar Saheli presented General Security head Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim Thursday with a new list of refugees ...

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Cyprus takes in 29 Syrian migrants from Lebanon

Cypriot police say most of the 29 Syrian migrants who have arrived to the Mediterranean island after setting sail from ...

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Lebanon: Telecom Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services

Telecommunications Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services or charge for the application’s use, according to a statement released Tuesday by ...

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Lebanese army lures suspects with smuggled ammunition from Syria

The Lebanese Army arrested two people that were smuggling ammunition from Syria across the southeastern border, the Army said in ...

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Boat sinks off North Lebanon coast, killing 1 child

A boat capsized off the coast of north Lebanon, injuring over 30 people and killing at least one, the state-run ...