Lebanon

October 1, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will fly to Greece for a three-day visit on Monday, during which he is expected to sign a trio of cooperation accords.

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German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer will arrive in Lebanon Tuesday to hold top-level talks and meet with the secretary general of the Hizbollah mo

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Lebanese Culture Minister Ghassan Salameh on Sunday denied reports that the Francophone gathering, scheduled for the end of October, had been called o

September 29, 2001

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An Iraqi government official arrived Friday in Lebanon to assume his post as commercial attaché, the first such representation for his country in Beir

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Beirut has no intention of taking the initiative in announcing the postponement of the Francophone Summit, in what could imply a lack of the needed st

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The secretary general of the Lebanese Hizbollah movement, Hassan Nasrallah, urged the Palestinians Friday to continue their Intifada and vowed that th

September 28, 2001

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Palestinian refugees in Lebanon on Friday vowed support for Saudi dissident Osama bin Laden, who has been singled out by the US as the prime suspect i

September 27, 2001

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The top Sunni Muslim authority in Lebanon called Thursday on the Palestinians to pursue their uprising against Israel and insisted on making a differe

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Educators from Mediterranean countries will gather in Lebanon this weekend to launch a joint effort to promote technical training in today’s computer

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Lebanon’s Maronite patriarch, Nasrallah Sfeir, on Wednesday weighed in against stereotyping followers of any faith and reaffirmed Lebanon’s position a

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The International Metropolitan Palace Hotels Group opened its first hotel in Lebanon last week, located in the eastern Sin Al-Fil suburb of Beirut.

September 26, 2001

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Lebanon’s General Labor Confederation (GLC) is set to hold a major demonstration Thursday, even as intense political pressure is brought to bear to li

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A Palestinian Islamic group whose assets were ordered frozen by US President George W. Bush denied on Tuesday having any links with Osama bin Laden, t

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Lebanon will put into effect the measures set out in the law passed by parliament in April 2001 as part of the fight against money laundering and freeze bank accounts suspected of being linked to terr

September 25, 2001

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A Knesset committee will convene Tuesday to decide whether to lift the parliamentary immunity of Arab-Israeli MK Azmi Bishara, who faces charges of su