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News Lebanon: Lebanon's 'lung' to Gulf markets choked by politics

News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/lebanons-lung-persian-gulf-markets-choked-politics-59156083
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

Lebanese exporters rejoiced last month when the Syrian government opened a key land crossing with Jordan that had been closed by years of war, restoring a much-needed overland trade route to ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon's 'lung' to Persian Gulf markets choked by politics

News source: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/lebanon-apos-apos-lung-apos-064253042.html
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

AL-MASNAA, Lebanon — Lebanese exporters rejoiced last month when the Syrian government opened a key land crossing with Jordan that had been closed by years of war, restoring a much-needed overland tra...

News Lebanon: Community Policing in Lebanon

News source: http://www.mei.edu/publications/community-policing-lebanon
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

This essay is part of the Middle East-Asia Project (MAP) series on “'Civilianizing' the State in the Middle East and Asia Pacific Regions.” The series explores the past and ongoing processes of Securi...

News Lebanon: Lebanon can wait too

News source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/11/13/Lebanon-can-wait-too.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

It’s no secret that Lebanon is currently passing through a deep crisis as expressed by the inability to form a cabinet that can resolve the country’s serious problems. The crisis is open to ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon's Hariri blames Hezbollah for obstructing government formation

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/lebanons-hariri-blames-hezbollah-obstructing-government-formation-144621507--business.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri on Tuesday blamed the Iran-backed Hezbollah for what he called a "big obstacle" in efforts to form a new government, indicating ther...

News Lebanon: Lebanon PM accuses Hezbollah of blocking cabinet formation

News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/lebanon-pm-accuses-hezbollah-blocking-cabinet-formation-161653203.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

Beirut (AFP) - Lebanon's prime minister-designate Saad Hariri on Tuesday accused powerful Shiite movement Hezbollah of impeding the formation of a long-awaited cabinet after five months of wrangling. ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon's Hezbollah insists on government demand, warns Israel

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/lebanons-hezbollah-insists-government-demand-warns-israel-172143174.html
Publicated on: Friday 09 November 2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The leader of the Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah insisted that one of its Sunni allies be given a portfolio in a new Lebanese cabinet, and indicated it would be ready to go back t...

News Lebanon: Lebanon's only carnivorous plant kept safe in private nature preserve

News source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/11/lebanons-only-carnivorous-plant-under-protection.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

Two decades ago, a restauranteur bought a chunk of unique land that he considered paradise — and now he's discovered just how special it is. A still from a video shows the carnnivorous Drosera rotundi...

News Lebanon: New Lebanon bus service seeks new, catchy name

News source: https://lebanon-express.com/news/local/new-lebanon-bus-service-seeks-new-catchy-name/article_30aca01c-8212-565d-9ac9-8eea7b81f0c4.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

LEBANON — Lebanon residents have a new bus route to ride, but at the moment, it still has an old name: bus. City officials are asking for nominations for a name to match the route service and make it ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon to form body to probe civil war disappearances

News source: https://en.annahar.com/article/898129-lebanon-to-form-body-to-probe-civil-war-disappearances
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

This Monday, July 11, 2016 file photo, a member of The International Red Cross takes a saliva sample from Umalbaneen Ali Wehbe, sister of Habib Ali Wehbe who went missing in 1976 during the Lebanese c...

News Lebanon: Lebanon's forum explores ways to boost ties between China, Arab world under B&R Initiative

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-11/13/c_137603835.htm
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

BEIRUT, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- A business forum focusing on China's Belt and Road Initiative was held on Tuesday in Lebanon's capital Beirut to discuss ways of strengthening ties between China and the Ar...

News Lebanon: Lebanon: Parliamentary vote a historic victory for thousands of relatives of the missing

News source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/11/lebanon-parliamentary-vote-a-historic-victory-for-thousands-of-relatives-of-the-missing/
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

Responding to the Lebanese parliamentary vote approving a bill to address the issue of the missing and disappeared in Lebanon, Lynn Maalouf, Amnesty International's Middle East research director, said ...