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Nicolas Nassif
Druze leader Walid Jumblatt’s latest fallout with Damascus comes amid his conviction that the Assad regime will fall and his declared decision to...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
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Nicolas Nassif
Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati says he supports funding the international tribunal implicating members of his governing coalition partner...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
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Amal Khalil
Head of UNIFIL’s mission in Lebanon met with Hezbollah MP Ali Fayyad in the first meeting of its kind. Relations between the two groups have been...
Monday, October 24, 2011
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Hassan Illeik
In closed meetings with officials of his party, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah reportedly spoke about security breaches within the party,...
Friday, October 21, 2011
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Shahira Saloum
One of the longest serving and highly visible former prisoners in Israeli jails, Samir Kuntar, shares with Al-Akhbar his reaction to the latest...
Thursday, October 20, 2011
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Qassem Qassem
Celebrations of the release of 1,027 Palestinian prisoners on Tuesday were not restricted to Gaza and the West bank. Many in Lebanon’s Palestinian...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
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Sanaa Khoury
Lebanese anti-Israel activists are being sued by a concert promoter for their boycott campaign against a popular British rock group. Samah Idriss,...
Sunday, October 16, 2011
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Rasha Abouzaki
Lebanon’s Finance Minister Mohammad Safadi has allegedly inserted a clause into next year’s budget that would shield real estate moguls from the full...
Friday, October 14, 2011
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Omar Nashabe
The resignation of Judge Antonio Cassese as president of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) is the latest in a string of resignations likely...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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