Lebanese Civil War

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Name: Lebanese Civil War
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

The other Black Saturdays in history

Outside the Holy Week celebration, the term Black Saturday has been used to describe unfortunate events in history. Here's a list.MANILA, Philippines – Catholics commemorate Black Saturday as the day when Jesus Christ's body lay in the tomb after he was ... [Published Rappler - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: TIME SLOT, Samoa, Hong Kong
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Tripoli militia commanders surrender to Army

TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Four militia commanders involved in recent fighting in the northern city of Tripoli turned themselves in to the Lebanese Army Tuesday.Security sources told The Daily Star that Amer Ibrahim al-Maarouf, Amer Arish, Hussam Abu Mkhaiber ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: Lebanon and the Search for a President

Maronite Patriarch Bechara Al-Rahi is tireless and unwavering in his calls for the election of a “strong” Lebanese president, who under Lebanon’s constitution must be a Maronite.The term “strong president” has many different possible connotations. The ... [Published M3com.com.sa - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanon charges 38 over Tripoli clashes

BEIRUT: Lebanon’s Military Prosecutor Saqr Saqr charged Monday 38 individuals over gunbattles in the northern city of Tripoli.Among the 38 suspects were 18 from the mainly Alawite Tripoli neighborhood of Jabal Mohsen and 20 from nearby predominantly Sunni ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Lebanese Civil War

My latest blog post for Al-Akhbar English: "I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Lebanese civil war ". ... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Lebanese Civil War
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

A final nuclear deal with Iran is close, but no cigar yet

A nuclear tower like this one may be in Iran's future.Good signs for a final nuclear deal with Iran?Experts stress that all sides in the negotiations are maintaining tight controls over what information is released to the media, making an accurate assessment ... [Published Albawaba - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Qabbani: War brings loss, no gain

at 13:47 NNA - Grand Sunni Mufti, Mohammad Rashid Qabbani, on Sunday said that wars only brought failure to all parties while understanding and cooperation could only bring the Lebanese closer together.Qabbani's words came during the commemoration of ... [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanon stil struggling to heal war wounds

BEIRUT: Almost 40 years after the eruption of the country’s Civil War, many Lebanese are still haunted by the atrocities that were committed during the intense rounds of fighting.According to experts and civil society members, there is still a lingering ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Three Myths About the Middle East

Myth No. 1: The World’s Most Dangerous NeighborhoodThe Middle East is certainly not the most peaceful region of the world. Let’s take Iraq’s perspective: It has fought three major wars in the past 35 years, including an eight-year war with Iran that cost ... [Published The Globalist - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Dear Lebanon, where is my father?

I come from an Armenian-Lebanese family that has faced hardship and dispersion for at least four generations. Orphans, widowers and widows abound.My maternal great-grandmother, a native of Gurun in the Armenian highlands, lost her husband and three sons ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

This Lebanese electro-pop artist is about to be a big deal

(Facebook)Born in Beirut in 1976, Yasmine Hamdan has been making music since the late-1990s, when she and a friend, Zeid Hamdan (no relation), formed the band Soapkills. The project was an experiment in merging classical Arabic music and electronica. ... [Published GlobalPost - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Former Lebanese President: Mideast Christian Exodus ‘Approaching Biblical Proportions’

Gemayel, a Maronite Christian who served as president from 1982-1988 after taking over for his brother Bashir, who was assassinated during the bloody Lebanese Civil War—said at a speech sponsored by Christian Solidarity International that in particular ... [Published Algemeiner.com - Mar 18 2014]

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My latest blog post for Al-Akhbar English: "I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Lebanese civil war "
..."She is singing at the intersection of sexy electronica and iconic Arab tradition," NPR described it , "fed in equal parts by PJ Harvey and the legendary Syrian - Egyptian vocalist Asmahan."
...Activists posted a video of dignified but beleaguered young men in the destroyed streets of Yarmouk standing around a pianist singing, "Oh displaced people, return . . . Yarmouk, we are part of you and that will never change." From the Facebook groups and to fundraising concerts in London and poetry readings in Glasgow, tens of thousands of people around the world united to...
...She is not only there for delivering children. She is a human being in every sense of the word. She has full rights" (al-Rajul, March 1, 2005) 2 "I feel that I can no longer differentiate between myself and the party. The crossovers are very strong. I cannot imagine myself without Hezbollah" (al-Rajul, March 1, 2005). 3 “All people must aspire to shahada [martyrdom by suicide for the sake of Allah]”...

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Influencing the poll election outcome [Published Gulf News - Apr 19 2014]
The other Black Saturdays in history [Published Rappler - Apr 19 2014]
Opinion: Lebanon and the Search for a President [Published M3com.com.sa - Apr 15 2014]
Tripoli militia commanders surrender to Army [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 15 2014]
I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Le... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Apr 14 2014]
Lebanon charges 38 over Tripoli clashes [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 14 2014]
Tripoli’s Father Carmello on doing God’s work [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 13 2014]
A final nuclear deal with Iran is close, but no... [Published Albawaba - Apr 13 2014]
Qabbani: War brings loss, no gain [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Apr 13 2014]
Lebanon stil struggling to heal war wounds [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 11 2014]
Opinion: Lebanon and the Search for a President [Published Asharq Al Awsat - Apr 10 2014]
Three Myths About the Middle East [Published The Globalist - Apr 08 2014]
Birmingham-born writer faces the realities of war [Published Coventry Telegraph - Apr 04 2014]
Israel, the Palestinians, the ‘known’ Assad(s) ... [Published Zaman - Apr 04 2014]
Dear Lebanon, where is my father? [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 31 2014]
Sectarian tensions on rise in Bekaa Valley [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 30 2014]
Heritages reconstructs the past [Published NOW News - Mar 30 2014]
Billy Karam on memories and model cars [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 28 2014]
This Lebanese electro-pop artist is about to be... [Published GlobalPost - Mar 27 2014]
The Yarmouk siege is Assad’s shame [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 24 2014]
Three Years Into Syrian Civil War, Israel Faces... [Published Jewish Press - Mar 19 2014]
Former Lebanese President: Mideast Christian Ex... [Published Algemeiner.com - Mar 18 2014]
Palestinian Refugees and the Siege of Yarmouk [Published Carnegie Endowment - Mar 13 2014]
Dissertation showcase merges social sciences, s... [Published Daily Bruin - Mar 13 2014]
The Omani Experiment – Analysis [Published Eurasia Review - Mar 13 2014]
Giselle Khoury: I chose journalism as a means t... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Jan 29 2014]
Syria spills over on Lebanon: Beirut Bombing Ki... [Published Informed Comment - Dec 28 2013]
Biography for Naim Qasim [Published Able2Act - Sep 14 2006]
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I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Le... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Apr 14 2014]
My latest blog post for Al-Akhbar English: "I was eagerly hoping for the outbreak of the Lebanese civil war ". ...
Syria spills over on Lebanon: Beirut Bombing Ki... [Published Informed Comment - Dec 28 2013]
Respected Lebanese politician and former ambassador to the United States, Muhammad Shatah, was assassinated by a massive car bomb near the parliament building on Friday. He was on his way to a meeting of the Future Party. He was an adviser to former ...
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