Lebanon

September 12, 2001

03:00 GMT

The escalating conflict in the Middle East was the subject of discussion Tuesday between UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Terj

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Jun 29 - Jul 8, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Beirut Hall, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination By:</b> Promofair <b>Contact:</b> Tel: 961-1-561600/1/2/3/4/5 Fax: 961-3-7

September 11, 2001

03:00 GMT

Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri and his Syrian counterpart, Mustafa Miro, discussed Tuesday in Damascus ways of enhancing bilateral ties in the f

03:00 GMT

Lebanon’s military tribunal issued 18 sentences Monday, ranging from three-week imprisonment to fines against people charged of entering Israel.

03:00 GMT

Head of Lebanon's cassation court, which rejected the competence of military tribunals to try anti-Syrian Christian militants rounded up last month, r

03:00 GMT

Sunday’s polls in the former Israeli occupied south Lebanon saw a resounding triumph for the Shiite Hizbollah-Amal alliance, although backers of Druze

03:00 GMT

Salim, a hulking farmer overseeing his cannabis harvest in Lebanon's Bakaa valley, has a handgun on his waist and a machinegun on the back seat of his jeep. But he turns white with fear when his elder

03:00 GMT

Figures released by the Finance Ministry show that Lebanon’s net public debt totaled 38.154 billion Lebanese pounds ($25.22 billion) by the end of July 2001, reflecting a 17.3 percent rise over July t

September 10, 2001

03:00 GMT

The Higher Lebanese-Syrian Committee will convene on Tuesday in Damascus for talks on economic issues.

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

September 6, 2001

03:00 GMT

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.

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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