Lebanon

July 18, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said on Tuesday that he and other top officials were cooperating to complete administrative and financial reforms, as

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United Nations investigators headed for the Middle East on Tuesday, as part of an internal inquiry into the “mishandling” of a videotape that could sh

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Young Lebanese singer Yuri Mraadi may have only recently released his debut album, but his star is rising fast -and not just on the musical front.

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Lebanon will sign a free trade agreement with Iraq in the "near future, Economy Minister Bassel Fleihan said Tuesday, July 17. "We will witness the signing of the deal between Lebanon and Iraq for a f

July 17, 2001

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New transportation and economic treaties between Bahrain and Lebanon are in the pipeline, said Lebanese Finance Minister Fouad Sanyouri on Monday.

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A Lebanese Phalangist leader whose militia was involved in the 1982 massacres of Palestinian refugees in the Sabra and Shatilla camps says Israeli Pri

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Lebanon’s Maronite Leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, on Monday called for solidarity among the nation’s Muslim and Christian youth and said the Taef Accord tha

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The Lebanese Hizbollah movement has received 8,000 Katyusha rockets from Iran via Syria, Israeli Defense Minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer said Monday.

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Jordanian authorities recently arrested a Lebanese man who allegedly tried to smuggle mortar shells into the occupied Palestinian territories via the

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Five music shows will be staged during a four-week long Dubai Summer Surprises Live Music Festival,

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Arab Digital Distribution (ADD), a regional pay-TV platform management company, announced a deal with ECOnet, a telecom and satellite solutions firm, as a new distributor for Lebanon.

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Employees of the Lebanese Electricity Corporation recently went on strike to protest a cut in company perks that were previously offered to them.

July 16, 2001

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Iraqi singer Kathem Al Saher’s concert in Tyre on Friday was a smashing success, to say the least. A crowd of over 4,000 filled with high expectations received Saher with a roaring cheer.

July 15, 2001

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The Lebanese Hizbollah movement said Saturday that it had a videotape documenting the organization's kidnapping of three Israeli soldiers from the occ

July 14, 2001

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The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has granted Lebanon $3.4 million to reduce the nation’s energy bill.