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Is Tripoli, Lebanon, ready for a new marina?

society. “Unfortunately for the past 20 years, there has been no plan for the revival of Tripoli,” MP ... years, there has been no plan for the revival of Tripoli,” MP Robert Fadel, who is ... Plans to regenerate the maria in Tripoli, northern ...

16/01/2013 - 07:48 - comment 0

Gunmen attack Lebanon’s army in Tripoli

Masked gunmen in Lebanon's Tripoli attacked three ... of Tripoli overnight, security sources said Friday. The sources told The Daily Star that gunmen with machine guns stormed three army posts in the Tripoli neighborhood of Bab al-Tabbaneh around midnight, prompting ...

10/10/2014 - 10:21 - comment 0

Lebanese official puts forward plan to "salvage" restive Tripoli

were shot in their feet. Tripoli MP Samir al-Jisr, who is a member of al-Mustaqbal bloc, was more ... forward a plan that will restore stability in the troubled northern city of Tripoli, which includes ... proposed a plan to salvage the northern city of Tripoli that has been engulfed in deadly sectarian ...

02/12/2013 - 12:13 - comment 0

Is Tripoli being subjected to 'economic punishment'?

In this framework, Tripoli MP Mohammed Kabbara strongly criticized the authorities, further hinting at a rift ... of funds previously allocated to three development projects in Tripoli. Lebanon’s northern city of Tripoli has historically suffered from economic deprivation and neglect. ...

20/05/2014 - 14:50 - comment 0

Lebanese army arrests 75 in Tripoli in government-backed crackdown

Lebanon's army arrested 75 people in Tripoli ... Security forces launched a wide-ranging crackdown in Tripoli  Tuesday that brought calm to the embattled ... 1,800 Lebanese Army and Internal Security Forces personnel were deployed in Tripoli in the early hours ...

02/04/2014 - 07:35 - comment 0

Lebanese MP warns Beirut suburb blast could be just the beginning

Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt ... across the country BEIRUT: Progressive Socialist Party leader MP ... from Sidon and Tripoli?” Jumblatt also reiterated that the only kind of Cabinet he would accept is a national ...

11/07/2013 - 09:06 - comment 0

Lebanese army, leadership fail to stop Tripoli clashes

Former Tripoli MP Misbah al-Ahdab lashed out at Mikati and the city’s lawmakers, accusing them of failing ... in the city of Tripoli Sunday, six people died as week-long fatal fighting between the Sunni Bab al-Tabbaneh ... in Tripoli Sunday as six people, including a military sergeant, were killed in sniper fire over the weekend, ...

28/10/2013 - 07:20 - comment 0

Hariri and Rai to talk presidential impasse in Rome

Future MP Ammar Houri said Sunday. Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri ... presidential deadlock, Future MP Ammar Houri said Sunday. Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, meanwhile, ... strife by counting on support from sleeper cells in the northern city of Tripoli and Akkar. Speaking ...

13/10/2014 - 19:00 - comment 0

Lebanon's Jumblatt: Make deal for prisoners

and Nusra Front militants. Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt ... in Rashaya at Jumblatt’s request. “On behalf of MP Walid Jumblatt, we urge the government to make up its ... waving the flags of ISIS and Nusra , also marched in the northern city of Tripoli after Friday prayers, ...

27/09/2014 - 07:15 - comment 0

Army and Islamists square off in northern Lebanon

in the fighting. A Tripoli MP who chose to remain anonymous told The Daily Star that the security forces’ ... city of Tripoli ever since the Lebanese Army began implementing its security plan in April, drawing ... Al-Ali Tensions have been steadily rising in the northern city of Tripoli  ever since the Lebanese ...

28/06/2014 - 07:22 - comment 0