Lebanon

October 3, 2001

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Hizbollah on Wednesday fired mortars at Israeli positions in the occupied Shabaa Farms, triggering retaliatory fire, according to reports.

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German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer on Tuesday hoped to meet Hizbollah's secretary general to discuss a possible swap of four Israelis captured by

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Lebanon's Hizbollah fighters fired Wednesday at Israeli jet fighters, which were violating the country's airspace for the third consecutive day.

October 2, 2001

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Hizbollah chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah has accused the United States of exploiting the September 11 attacks as a “legitimate pretext” to wage war and

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Syria’s largest bank, the state-owned Commercial Bank of Syria (CBS), announced it had obtained a permit from the Visa International network to issue credit cards to its local clients.

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 02 - Oct 06 ,2001 <b>Location:</b> Forum de Beyrouth, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The 7th International Trade Show for Food, Beverages, Hotel, Resturant, Catering supplies & equipm

October 1, 2001

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A shoot-out around the Roman ruins of Baalbek in central Lebanon between suspected drug traffickers and anti-narcotics agents left one dead and two se

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Nine people, including five children, were admitted to a hospital in the Lebanese city of Baalbek on Sunday due to food poisoning from eating raw meat

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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