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Refugee crisis tops Lebanon Cabinet agenda - The Daily Star

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The Daily Star

Refugee crisis tops Lebanon Cabinet agenda
The Daily Star
At least 1.13 million Syrian refugees have entered Lebanon since the beginning of the Syrian war in 2011, according to the U.N. refugee agency's figures. Other sources say the numbers is much higher, due to the reluctance of many refugees to register ...
Avoidable Humanitarian Crisis at Lebanon Border CrossingScoop.co.nz
Report: Lebanon Thwarts Attempt to Have a Permanent Settlement for RefugeesNaharnet
Lebanon vows to combat ISIL as border violence flaresAl-Shorfa
Al-Bawaba
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Lebanon received jihadists' demands for hostage release: Abu Faour - The Daily Star

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The Daily Star

Lebanon received jihadists' demands for hostage release: Abu Faour
The Daily Star
Lebanon received jihadists' demands for hostage release: Abu Faour. Relatives of the kidnapped soldiers erect a tent at Riad Solh square in Downtown Beirut, Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban). Connect; Tweet; RSS; Follow; Email ...
Lebanon to isolate visitors from Ebola-infected countriesYa Libnan
Airport takes stringent measures to screen for EbolaZawya (registration)
Abou Faour Announces Further Measures against EbolaNaharnet

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Army captures north Lebanon man accused of killing hostage soldier - The Daily Star

8 hours 21 min ago

The Daily Star

Army captures north Lebanon man accused of killing hostage soldier
The Daily Star
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: The Lebanese Army clashed with terror suspects during an early morning raid Thursday on a two-story house in north Lebanon, killing a Syrian and wounding a local Lebanese man who allegedly beheaded a soldier held captive by ...
Army vows to stop militants using Lebanon as “safe haven”Al-Bawaba
4 killed in clash after Lebanon army raidPeninsula On-line
Lebanese army kills 3 men in raid: security sourcesgulfnews.com
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Lebanon plans $450M Eurobond issue by year-end - The Daily Star

Thu, 2014-10-23 00:32

The Daily Star

Lebanon plans $450M Eurobond issue by year-end
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanon's government plans to issue a $450 million Eurobond by the end of this year in order to meet the country's funding needs, the country's finance minister told Reuters. Ali Hasan Khalil said the government also planned to sell a further ...
Lebanon plans $450 mln Eurobond issue by end-yearAl-Arabiya
Lebanon plans $450m bonds by year-endPeninsula On-line

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Cypriot training plane crashes off Lebanese coast - The Daily Star

Thu, 2014-10-23 00:30

The Daily Star

Cypriot training plane crashes off Lebanese coast
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanese authorities located the wreckage of a Cessna training plane which crashed en route to Beirut from Cyprus Wednesday evening with two men on board, Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said. “We were able to locate the wreckage of the ...
Search for Cessna that disappeared between Cyprus and LebanonCyprus Mail
Lebanon-bound plane missing after leaving CyprusGlobalPost
Cypriote aircraft goes missing on way to LebanonKuwait News Agency
Fox News -Naharnet
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What now for militants in Lebanon? - The Daily Star

Thu, 2014-10-23 00:12

The Daily Star

What now for militants in Lebanon?
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: A reported clash Tuesday night near a Palestinian base in the mountains above the Bekaa Valley village of Qousaya appears to have been the latest probe by Syrian militants to look for weak points along Lebanon's eastern border with Syria.

Lebanon's Arabic press digest – Oct. 22, 2014 - The Daily Star

Wed, 2014-10-22 10:32

The Daily Star

Lebanon's Arabic press digest – Oct. 22, 2014
The Daily Star
... for placing the presidential election and Parliament's extension and confronting terrorism on the coordination table politically and militarily to ensure Lebanon's stability and prevent armed groups from achieving gains in Arsal or in areas north ...

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Tractor flips, kills Lebanon woman pulling tree - KOIN.com

Wed, 2014-10-22 07:44

KOIN.com

Tractor flips, kills Lebanon woman pulling tree
KOIN.com
LEBANON, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A Lebanon woman died Tuesday afternoon when a 1950s tractor flipped over and pinned her underneath. Doris Eileen Jennings was working to remove a tree on private property with a Scio man, James Royer, investigators said.
Lebanon woman killed in tractor accidentThe Register-Guard
Female killed in tractor crash outside LebanonAlbany Democrat Herald
Woman killed in Lebanon tractor accidentKTVZ
Lebanon Express -The Oregonian - OregonLive.com -KPTV.com
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ISIS not allowed to gain foothold in Lebanon - The Daily Star

Wed, 2014-10-22 00:33

The Daily Star

ISIS not allowed to gain foothold in Lebanon
The Daily Star
“Warnings of dramatic developments in Lebanon are still there,” said the source, who said he expects Syrian militants to take refuge along Lebanon's borders should their circumstances grow dire. This might lead to insurgencies along the border areas ...

Hezbollah chief tours east Lebanon, warns ISIS to 'retreat or die' - Al-Arabiya

Tue, 2014-10-21 19:36

Al-Arabiya

Hezbollah chief tours east Lebanon, warns ISIS to 'retreat or die'
Al-Arabiya
Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah has warned Islamist militants on the border with Lebanon that they face one of two options: retreat or die of cold. Nasrallah told a group of scholars in the Bekaa Valley that Islamist militant groups such as the ...
Nasrallah: US strikes on ISIS pale in comparison to Israeli strikes in Lebanon ...Jerusalem Post
Hezbollah capable of fighting on two fronts: MPThe Daily Star

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Islamic State Update: ISIS Militants Spread To Lebanon, Eye Tripoli - International Business Times

Tue, 2014-10-21 16:29

International Business Times

Islamic State Update: ISIS Militants Spread To Lebanon, Eye Tripoli
International Business Times
The Islamic State wants access to Lebanon's second city, Tripoli, which would give it a crucial outlet to the sea. But Brig. Gen. Ali Kanso of the Lebanese army told the Wall Street Journal that will not happen because the Islamic State lacks ...

Iraqi refugees in Lebanon 'left behind, forgotten': charity - Reuters

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:26

Reuters

Iraqi refugees in Lebanon 'left behind, forgotten': charity
Reuters
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thousands of Iraqi refugees in Lebanon face a daily struggle to survive because of a lack of jobs and the rising cost of food and accommodation, a Catholic charity said on Tuesday. Caritas, which has been helping ...
Lebanon drastically limits Syrian refugee entryThe Daily Star
Lebanon sharply limits Syrian refugee entryAl-Arabiya
Lebanon puts brakes on Syrian refugee entryFRANCE 24

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Lebanon's Arabic press digest – Oct. 21, 2014 - The Daily Star

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:07

The Daily Star

Lebanon's Arabic press digest – Oct. 21, 2014
The Daily Star
The visit also was a landmark development in the shuttle diplomacy and ongoing talks at the Lebanese, Arab and international levels to draw a road map to end the presidential vacuum in Lebanon in light of in-depth talks that recently took place in Rome ...
Zahra: Relations between Lebanon, Saudi Arabia excellentiloubnan.info

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Lebanon School Board votes to equip safety officers with firearms - Lebanon Daily News

Tue, 2014-10-21 05:32

Lebanon School Board votes to equip safety officers with firearms
Lebanon Daily News
The Lebanon School Board Monday night voted unanimously to turn its school safety officers into school police officers by equipping them with firearms. The policy must go through a second vote next month before it becomes official and will be posted on ...

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Islamic State's Sway Spreads to Lebanon - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 2014-10-21 03:57

Wall Street Journal

Islamic State's Sway Spreads to Lebanon
Wall Street Journal
But the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in 2005, blamed by many of his supporters on Syria's regime and its Shiite ally Hezbollah, has deprived Lebanon's Sunnis of a moderate, charismatic leader—pushing many toward the Islamist ...

Sears closing five Pennsylvania stores, including Lebanon and Chambersburg - The Patriot-News - PennLive.com

Mon, 2014-10-20 23:14

Sears closing five Pennsylvania stores, including Lebanon and Chambersburg
The Patriot-News - PennLive.com
Sears was one of the original tenants in the Lebanon Plaza Shopping Center, which was built in 1966 and renovated in 1993. Welco Realty, leasing agent for the shopping center, shows space will be available in January for 98,186 square feet of space at ...

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Iran Military Ready to Ship Equipment to Lebanon - ABC News

Mon, 2014-10-20 20:15

ABC News

Iran Military Ready to Ship Equipment to Lebanon
ABC News
Iran's defense minister said his country is ready to ship defensive materials to Lebanon to aid its army in the fight against Sunni extremists on Monday, the semi-official Mehr news agency reported. The report quoted Gen. Hossein Dehghan, speaking at a ...
Lebanon pulled into war with ISISAl-Arabiya
How ISIS, Jabhat al-Nusra Infiltration In Lebanon Helps Hezbollah, Spreads ...International Business Times

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Lebanon faces high Ebola risk: health minister - The Daily Star

Mon, 2014-10-20 18:26

The Daily Star

Lebanon faces high Ebola risk: health minister
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanese business people who travel to West Africa put Lebanon at a high risk for Ebola, Health Minister Wael Abu Faour said Monday, announcing a set of measures to prevent the disease from entering the country. Due to the large number of ...

Lebanon MP Fattoush punches woman in the neck - The Daily Star

Mon, 2014-10-20 16:08

Lebanon MP Fattoush punches woman in the neck
The Daily Star
The sources said that many people witnessed the incident, and that Daou had filed a lawsuit against Fattoush through the office of the prosecutor. But later in the day Mount Lebanon Judge Claude Karam sat the two parties down to make up, after which ...

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Army intensifies north Lebanon raids, 5 detained - The Daily Star

Mon, 2014-10-20 14:16

The Daily Star

Army intensifies north Lebanon raids, 5 detained
The Daily Star
Antoine Amrieh| The Daily Star. TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Lebanese Army units have been carrying out widespread raids across the north since late Sunday, arresting at least five Syrians in Akkar, security sources said. In Tripoli, the Army raided several ...

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