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For the ninth time in a row, the United Nations General Assembly has passed a resolution asking Israel to pay Lebanon $856.4 million in compensation...
Monday, December 29, 2014
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The road leading to the Ain Drafil landfill will be closed soon. Political interests related to passing new tenders have aligned with the popular...
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
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Even if highly ambitious measures are taken to mitigate these effects, it is inevitable the earth's average surface temperature will increase by 1.5...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
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Discussing food safety in Lebanon is pointless without the adoption of proper legislation, particularly the animal protection bill recently submitted...
Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A study by the Lebanese Women Democratic Gathering about the organizational needs required to promote women’s participation in political parties and...
Friday, October 17, 2014
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The United Nations Committee Against Torture (CAT) tried to convince the Lebanese authorities to publish the results of a secret investigation by a...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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In a press conference held on Thursday, the families of the disappeared revealed that all the investigations carried out by the successive...
Friday, September 26, 2014
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This is not the first time a governmental authority forms a non-governmental organization (NGO) to be able to receive grants and spend aid money...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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The fear-mongering campaign led by more than one particular party has succeeded in making the idea of importing water from Turkey a serious option....
Friday, July 18, 2014
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Lebanese government efforts to protect us from earthquakes are as fast as tectonic plates, which move from zero to 100 millimeters per year....
Monday, July 7, 2014
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