Lebanon

September 6, 2001

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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

September 2, 2001

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Automatic weapons fire from the Israel-occupied Shabaa Farms border area on Sunday hit south Lebanon, where Israeli warplanes were making airborne inc

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A Syrian couple and one of their children were shot dead in Lebanon early Sunday, official sources told AFP, adding that another son had been arrested

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Two Syrian workers were shot dead early Sunday in the Shtoora region of the Bekaa Plain.

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Around 500 Arab ministers, central bank governors and bankers will meet in Beirut October 31 to coordinate positions for the November conference of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Doha.  Fouad S