Lebanon

December 31, 2000

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\"Voice of the South,\" the SLA radio, is back with its decidedly pro-Israeli position, but under a new name.

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Negotiations for a prisoner exchange are still alive between the Lebanese Shiite movement Hizbollah and Israel, via German mediation.

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December 30, 2000

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The bodies of 20 Egyptian officers who died in the October 1999 crash of an EgyptAir flight in the United States were being brought back to Egypt on S

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A 21-year-old Lebanese civilian from the southern Lebanon village of Wardiniye was shot dead Saturday by the Israeli army at the Fatima gate border po

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Israel denied Lebanese reports saying that its army fired three shells at Southern Lebanon from the disputed Shabaa farms area for the second time thi

December 29, 2000

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Austrian Defense Minister Herbert Scheibner has been acting as a mediator in talks on the fate of Lebanese detainees in Israel and Israeli soldiers he

December 28, 2000

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Two Lebanese, including a five-year-old, were injured Thursday when the Israeli army fired at a group of stone-throwers in the border area.

December 27, 2000

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Five Supreme Court justices ruled that returning Hizbollah prisoners Sheikh Abdul Obeid and Mustafa Dirani to Lebanon would endanger Israel\'s securit

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Israeli fighter-bombers flew over southern Lebanon and its border with Syria at low altitude.

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A Lebanese ski resort has come up with a novel way of increasing occupancy ¯ organizing conferences and events in a new 110-seat auditorium, against one of the most spectacular mountain backdrops Leba

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Figures released by the Lebanese ministry of tourism show that the number of tourists that visited Lebanon during the first 10 months of the year 2000 totaled 646,481, constituting an increase of 9.2

December 26, 2000

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The Lebanese high customs council revealed that the country’s trade deficit decreased in November from the previous month by 15.96 percent. For the first 11 months as a whole, the trade deficit was 1.

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According to latest Lebanese statistics, average prices of consumer and food goods, based on a typical consumer basket, decreased 0.76 percent in September compared to the base date in December 1999.

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The Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) reported that Lebanon achieved zero-growth rate for 2000 with a public debt of around $23 billion — one of the highest in the world relative