Lebanon

September 1, 2001

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Lebanon’s Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri vowed on Friday that the House "would be the first to fight any attempt to set up a military regime,” but cau

August 31, 2001

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President Emile Lahoud of Lebanon has tried to calm down his opponents over a conteroversial crackdown on Christian opposition.

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Israel attempted to kill a Palestinian key leader early Friday and moved tanks and troops into the Gaza Strip, after its withdrawal from the Palestini

August 30, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud and Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri reached an agreement on the “necessity of a cabinet reshuffle” on Wednesday, said repo

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The Lebanese Hizbollah resistance movement said it opened fire twice with anti-aircraft batteries Thursday after Israeli warplanes violated the Arab c

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Some 311 people charged with crimes ranging from petty theft to drug trafficking have been arrested in recent weeks in Lebanon.

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud decorated Egypt's outgoing ambassador, Adel Al Khodary, with the National Order of the Cedars on Wednesday during a pr

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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