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Why Lebanese Has Quick Succession In Place With Adib?

Adib

While France had given Lebanon a road map for reform, the latter has been quick to at least implement one of the key pointers- reestablishing a sound government with a strong leader. It is now confirmed that the Lebanese ambassador to Germany Mustapha Adib has been chosen after receiving majority …

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Lebanese government is one step from collapse

Lebanese

The Lebanese government is one step away from collapsing. One after another, the ministers begin to abandon the ship, sinking under the blows of the street protests. The first to leave on Sunday were the Druze Minister of Information, Manal Abdal Samad, and DamianosKattar, the Minister of the Environment, who …

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EU politicians call for an immediate crackdown on Qatar’s alleged support for Lebanese Hezbollah

Qatar

European politicians call for an immediate crackdown on Qatar’s alleged support for financing international terrorism and, in particular, for the Lebanese extremist group Hezbollah. Fox News’ report revealed on Wednesday, after obtaining an overwhelming dossier on the royal family of Qatar and its arms deliveries to Hezbollah militants. A private …

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New Friday of protests in Iran

Iranian

Iranian security forces fired tear gas on Thursday to disperse demonstrators gathered in the southwestern city of Behbahan. Videos posted on social media showed Iranian protesters chanting, “Fear not, fear not, we are in this together”. Some protesters chanted slogans against the leadership. A heavy presence of security forces was …

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Lebanon witnesses rise in crime rate due to prolonging hunger

Lebanon

Lebanon has been witnessing economic and political turmoil for weeks now. Several anti-government protests in the wake of hyper-devaluation of the currency and inflation triggered by decades of economic crisis have mired the Mediterranean country. As nearly half of the Lebanese population currently suffers from poverty, the country is also …

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Lebanon Jams Food Aid Route For Syrian Refugees

Lebanon

The United Nations has refuted any claims to withdrawing support or winding up operations in Lebanon. It has termed discussions over social media about UN asking its employees to ready their passports are speculative as well. Strangely, and for the first time since 2011, two World Food Programme (WFP) trucks …

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Hezbollah chief: “Israel cannot impose conditions on Lebanon, even behind an American mask”

Hezbollah

In occasion of the 20 years anniversaryof Israel withdraw from southern Lebanon,Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah has mocked Israel’s new Defense Minister Benny Gantz.On Tuesday, the Lebanese Shiite terror group Hezbollah leader rejected a US request to authorize a United Nations peacekeeping force watching the border with Israel. Hezbollah’s head Hassan …

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Resurgence of Lebanon protests amid deteriorating economy

Lebanon

While the Lebanese Republic was already suffering from prolonging economic and financial crises, the Coronavirus pandemic has added to the woes of the government after the imposition of lockdown to curtail the pandemic spread. As the already ravaged economy further deteriorated due to nationwide shutdowns, hundreds of agitated protestors carried …

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Lebanon Unrest Continues

Lebanon Unrest Continues

Lebanese protesters have again taken to the streets. There is a government breakdown. Reports have come in talking about unprecedented overnight violence in Beirut in which nearly 400 people were injured. Security forces had to fire water cannons to diffuse the situation. Young protestors were seen hurling stones outside the …

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Safadi Withdrawals Candidacy In Lebanon

Lebanon

The promising candidate that was going to replace the outgoing PM Saad Hariri, has withdrawn his name, leaving little hope for a new government to come into motion in Lebanon soon. Mohammad Safadi, a former finance minister’s name had been proposed by political bigwigs, at the expense of the nation …

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