Lebanon

August 30, 2001

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Lebanese judicial sources on Wednesday denied "unfounded" rumors that an investigation was being planned into former foreign minister Fares Boueiz for

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Israeli army troops were deployed on high alert along the northern border Thursday for fear of a possible attack by the Lebanese Hizbollah movement.

August 29, 2001

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Lebanon and Armenia signed Tuesday a military agreement during a visit by Armenian Defense Minister Serge Sarksyan to Beirut.

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The head of the International Committee for the Red Cross in Lebanon denied Tuesday an Israeli report that its representatives had secured a meeting s

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The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will fund a municipal development project in Lebanon that will equip administrative off

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud and Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri put their differences aside on Tuesday as they met to discuss reviving the faltering e

August 28, 2001

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Former Lebanese prime minister Salim Hoss lambasted the United States on Monday for encouraging Israel to keep up its assaults against the Palestinian

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri said Monday that internal conflicts were solely to blame for recent domestic unrest, and expressed confidence tha

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri said Monday that Beirut’s relations with Cairo had significantly improved, although they remained short of expect

August 27, 2001

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A car accident near the Chekka tunnel in the Lebanese city of Tripoli killed five people and injured two early Sunday morning.

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The Israeli army on Monday claimed it had not fired artillery shells into southern Lebanon, despite eyewitness accounts.

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A Lebanese boy was wounded on Monday when an explosive device left behind by Israeli occupation forces blew up in the village of Shaqra in the south.

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Israel's Supreme Court Justice Eliyahu Mazza on Sunday issued an interim order barring the Red Cross from visiting Lebanese prisoners Sheikh Abdel Kar

August 26, 2001

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Lebanese Prime Minister is due to arrive home Sunday from a “holiday” in Sardinia, seen by the press as a protest against an army crackdown on anti-Sy

August 25, 2001

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The Lebanese army on Friday denied an Arab weekly's report alleging that Syrian officers were running Lebanon's security services, and announced plans