Lebanon

July 22, 2001

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<b>Date:</b> Jul 17 - Jul 22, 2001 <b>Location:</b> Forum de Beyrouth, Charles Helou Avenue, Beirut, Lebanon <b>Specifics:</b> The 6th International Jewelry and Watches Exhibition for the Midd

July 21, 2001

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Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates are preparing to sign an accord on judicial cooperation, a visiting UAE minister said in Beirut on Friday.

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri will visit France Sunday for talks with French officials on the situation in the Middle East.

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Israel has spent $286 million to reinforce about half of the 110-kilometer border with Lebanon with an electric fence, minefields and new military out

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Diana Haddad’s latest album Akhbar Helwa (Good News) opens with its title song, which looks to be one of the album’s greatest hits.

July 20, 2001

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Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Information and Culture, arrived in Beirut Thursday on a three-day visit to Lebanon.

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The Lebanese government moved a step closer to firing the board of Electricite du Liban for mismanagement Thursday as the company’s union delayed stri

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After months of tension between Hizbollah and Druze leader Walid Jumblatt, the two sides turned a new page on Thursday during a meeting that brought t

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Lebanon's State Council ruled Wednesday, July 18, that a longstanding conflict between the government and France Telecom's unit Cellis will be resolved at a Washington-based special arbitration author

July 19, 2001

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Lebanese police have arrested a Palestinian man in connection with last year’s attack on the Russian embassy in Beirut.

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Lebanonese Interior and Municipalities Minister Elias Murr stressed Wednesday the need to swiftly eradicate the nation's growing marijuana crop, but s

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Lebanese pilots at the Middle East Airlines will delay by two hours all MEA flights departing from Beirut on Friday, to protest against new contracts

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Syrian singer Asala graced the Tyre Hippodrome on Saturday, July 14, to officially close the city’s two-week festival with its most successful performance.

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For reasons as yet murky, Lebanon’s Future TV has rejected the idea of inviting Egyptian belly dancer Dina to be a guest on the program Ya Umri

July 18, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said on Tuesday that he and other top officials were cooperating to complete administrative and financial reforms, as