Lebanon

March 15, 2001

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The Saudi newspaper Al Watan reported that plague hit a large number of poultry in Lebanon few days only after the discovery of suspected cases of foo

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By Nigel Thorpe Senior English Editor Albawaba.com -- Amman  Anti-government and anti-Syrian demonstrations in Beirut on Wednesday marked the 11th ann

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An unspecified amount of stockpiled ammunition exploded Wednesday in a building in the Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian camp near Sidon, but there were no in

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Amany, flew off to Cairo where she will have business with renowned composer, Mohamad Sultan, has completed for her a new piece for her to dance to in her next performance

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Wael Kfoury has agreed to star in a new Egyptian movie in Cairo where he will sing three different songs with the Egyptian dialect

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Nawal will continue her tour for another two months before she leaves to the US to meet with Kathem al-Saher where they will perform in the largest American Concerts

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Egypt, Syria, Jordan and Lebanon decided Wednesday to construct an overland gas pipeline to transport Egyptian gas to the three other countries and Turkey, Syria's official SANA news agency said.

March 14, 2001

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A Lebanese delegation left Beirut Tuesday for a ten-day visit to Japan as part of a Japanese government-sponsored program to strengthen relations betw

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Congolese President Joseph Kabila has promised to do his best to find and repatriate the bodies of 11 Lebanese murdered in Kinshasa in January.

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A solution to defuse the tension created by the army presence at the Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International LBCI is expected "within 48 hours

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The head of Israel's water authority called on the government Wednesday to stop alleged attempts by Lebanon to divert a key river to stop it flowing i

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Lebanese army troops heavily deployed late Tuesday in the capital after authorities warned supporters of exiled former prime minister Michel Aoun not

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The Iraqi embassy in Beirut, closed since 1994, reopened Tuesday after a decision by Lebanon to re-establish diplomatic ties with Baghdad. Meanwhile,

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Rating agency Fitch IBCA downgraded its long-term credit rating for Byblos Bank SAL to “B+”, citing deteriorating economic conditions in Lebanon. The agency also changed its outlook for the bank from

March 13, 2001

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Lebanese army interferes in fights that erupted after a Lebanese court on Monday rejected a lawsuit filed by two ministers who had demanded control ov