Lebanon

September 10, 2001

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Supporters of anti-Syrian Druze leader Walid Jumblatt managed to prevent a total landslide by a Shiite alliance in southern Lebanon's first local elec

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The Arab World is “bandwidth starved”, asserts a new research by the Arab Advisors Group, showing that more than 740,000 Internet subscribers in eight Arab countries share a grand total of Internet ba

September 9, 2001

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Voters went to the polls Sunday in former Israeli-occupied southern Lebanon's first municipal and mayoral elections in 38 years.

September 6, 2001

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A member of Fateh movement was shot dead by masked men Thursday as he left work at the Ain El Helweh refugee camp near Sidon.

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri on Wednesday used his short visit to Minsk to hold talks with his Belarussian counterpart on developing economic

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Lebanon’s Maronite leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, accused Damascus and its Beirut allies on Wednesday of “signaling the death of Lebanon as an independent s

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Discussions regarding the supply of Qatari liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Lebanon were recently held between the two countries.

September 5, 2001

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri left for Minsk on Wednesday for a brief working visit, during which he will meet Belarussian President Alexander

September 4, 2001

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Lebanon's number of road deaths per month reached an all-time high in July and August, despite increased seatbelt use by drivers and front-seat passen

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A Lebanese government center launched on Monday a new website, providing statistics and other educational information on the country.

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Lebanonese Druze leader Walid Jumblatt said Monday that the army’s honor was at stake if it failed to punish those responsible for last month's crackd

September 3, 2001

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Lebanon's Court of Cassation ruled Monday that the military could not try some 60 anti-Syrian Christians arrested in an army crackdown last month.

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A bomb blast ripped through an amusement center in a Palestinian refugee camp on the outskirts of Lebanon's southern port city of Sidon on Monday, pol

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A group of 28 opposition Lebanese MPs have petitioned the Constitutional Council to annul newly endorsed amendments to the Criminal Procedures Law whi

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A Syrian was arrested Sunday for allegedly killing three members of his nomadic clan, including a child, in Shtoora region in the Bekaa Plain. Police