Lebanon

August 11, 2001

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Lebanon stepped up its army-led crackdown on anti-Syrian groups Friday, referring 15 Christian activists to judicial authorities and arresting another

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Egyptian actor Ahmed Zaki is reportedly very enthusiastic about Lebanese singer Majedah Al Roomi’s participation in the upcoming film Qissat Hubb (Love Story)

August 10, 2001

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Lebanese citizens wishing to enter Jordan will be granted a tourist visa within 24 hours.

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Lebanon and Syria have signed two agreements to boost cooperation in land and air transport.

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With support by Cabinet, Lebanese plainclothes intelligence agents arrested at least 10 supporters of Christian anti-Syrian groups on Thursday, using

August 9, 2001

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A Lebanese man was injured in an overnight explosion in front of the office of Qatar Airways in Beirut, police said Thursday, cited by AFP.

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Thirty Iraqi Kurds requested political asylum in Israel on Thursday, after crossing into the Jewish state from Lebanon near the village of Yuval on th

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At the end of a two-day visit by Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri to Islamabad on Wednesday, Pakistan announced it would help Lebanon get rid of thousands

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Lebanon and Syria signed two agreements on Wednesday to boost cooperation in land and air transport.

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Israel's ambassador to the UN said on Thursday that objects inspected by Israeli experts at the UN had only small amounts of blood on them, a sign tha

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Beirut's military court has handed down jail terms of five days to one and a half months to dozens of supporters of Christian and anti-Syrian parties

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A recent editorial in the Bulgarian press claims that the country’s deteriorating trade with the Arab world is considered to be detrimental to its economy, especially bearing in mind the debt owed to

August 8, 2001

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Lebanon’s Maronite leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, on Wednesday criticized what he called a wave of state "repression" carried out through the arrests of ant

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A delegation of British businessmen will visit Beirut in September to discuss improving trade ties.

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A bomb blast caused minor damage to a water distribution facility in the Lebanese Bekaa town of Yammouneh on Tuesday.