Lebanon

August 14, 2001

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The first conference of Saudi and Lebanese businessmen will be held in Beirut on September 19, with the aim of enhancing cooperation between the two c

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Several Lebanese lawyers charged on Monday that the confessions of Taoufiq Hindi, a leading anti-Syrian activist who was arrested last week, were fals

August 13, 2001

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Beirut will host a business conference for local and foreign companies to coincide with the biennial Francophonie summit in October.

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The Lebanese Army said on Sunday that Toufiq Hindi, one of the leading anti-Syrian Christian activists arrested this past week, had confessed to estab

August 12, 2001

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An organization opposed to the Qatari regime for its moderate stance toward Israel on Sunday claimed responsibility for a blast three days ago outside

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Three supporters of anti-Syrian Lebanese Christian movements appeared Saturday in military court, as authorities vowed to continue arrests to rein in

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<b>Date:</b> Aug 7 – Aug 8, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The event will study the emerging Internet economy and on-line trade, commerce and government. Saving enterpris

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<b>Date:</b> Aug 7 – Aug 8, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The event will study the emerging Internet economy and on-line trade, commerce and government. Saving enterpris

August 11, 2001

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Syria has agreed to supply Lebanon with 80 megawatts of electricity.

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Israel has promised to "scale down its responses" to attacks from Lebanese resistance fighters, defining the scope of retaliation to Hizbollah operati

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Lebanon stepped up its army-led crackdown on anti-Syrian groups Friday, referring 15 Christian activists to judicial authorities and arresting another

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Egyptian actor Ahmed Zaki is reportedly very enthusiastic about Lebanese singer Majedah Al Roomi’s participation in the upcoming film Qissat Hubb (Love Story)

August 10, 2001

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Lebanese citizens wishing to enter Jordan will be granted a tourist visa within 24 hours.

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Lebanon and Syria have signed two agreements to boost cooperation in land and air transport.

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With support by Cabinet, Lebanese plainclothes intelligence agents arrested at least 10 supporters of Christian anti-Syrian groups on Thursday, using