Lebanon

June 7, 2001

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The United States urged Lebanese authorities on Wednesday to drop treason charges against a Lebanese-American journalist who participated in a panel d

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Lebanese singer Najwa Karam has rejected an offer by an Egyptian director to star in the film Nasmat Hawa (Air Breeze).

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Lebanese composer and oud player Marcel Khalifeh held a special charity concert at London’s Queen Elizabeth Hall on June 6, accompanied by Umayma Khalil and an eight-member ensemble.

June 6, 2001

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Lebanese singer Rida Boutros has stopped working on her new album in the wake of her father’s death from a heart attack last week,

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For the first time, Lebanon is to host the Financial Markets Association (FMA) world congress in the year 2003, reported Lebanon’s ANI news agency on Tuesday, June 5.

June 5, 2001

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Syrian Vice President Abdel-Halim Khaddam said Monday that no-one in Lebanon sought to make the country a source of trouble for Syria.

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The number of Lebanese using seatbelts has risen sharply since the beginning of the year, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

June 4, 2001

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Mohammed Al Baali Albawaba.com - Cairo  No Arab movement has won as much success and public interest over the past few years as the Lebanese Hizbollah

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The Arab Thought Institution (ATI) was officially launched in Cairo Sunday, as an initiative by Saudi Prince Khalid al Faisal.

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Lebanon’s Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri issued circulars Saturday on proceeding with a modernization plan in order to speed up work and reduce costs.

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Lebanon’s military tribunal has sentenced five members of the South Lebanon Army (SLA) militia to death in absentia for killing resistance fighters wh

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Lebanese authorities have arrested a Palestinian UN employee who faces questioning by a military investigator for carrying forged Lebanese ID papers a

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Ongoing negotiations in Brussels will help the EU “swiftly” reach a partnership with Lebanon, said an EU official on Sunday.

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Syrian Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam, who collapsed while addressing a meeting in northern Lebanon Sunday, was discharged from a hospital in Trip

June 3, 2001

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Syria's state-run television said Sunday that Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam was in "satisfactory" condition after collapsing at a meeting in nort