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Firas Abou-Mosleh
On the morning of September 15, most of Lebanon, including the capital Beirut, experienced a major blackout. The blackout appeared as a “pre-cursor...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Amal Khalil
The Russian ambassador to Lebanon, Alexander Zasypkin, said the meeting hosted by Saudi Arabia today and tomorrow to discuss the creation of an...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
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Firas Abou-Mosleh
Residents of Beiruti neighborhoods, affected by the disruption at the UNESCO power station, are beginning to feel what their fellow citizens living...
Monday, September 8, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
It has become even easier for real estate tycoons to take over public property. They have already taken over the al-Daliyeh area and today they have...
Friday, September 5, 2014
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Hadeel Farfour
The Beirut Municipality is still unconvinced that Horsh Beirut, the Pine Forest urban park, is a public space. The issue is no longer about the...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Azza el-Masri
Despite being pressed to solve mounting electricity cuts and a worsening drought, the Municipality of Beirut has opted to focus on the implementation...
Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Lebanon's justice minister Ashraf Rifi on Saturday called for the arrest of individuals in Beirut who desecrated a flag used by Islamists including...
Saturday, August 30, 2014
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Hadeel Farfour
The Gemmayze Village real estate project is being built in record speed. Its owners are rushing to set up huge iron columns and the workers at the...
Friday, August 29, 2014
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Rana Harbi, Yazan al-Saadi
Hundreds of citizens and activists protested on Thursday the possible extension of parliament’s mandate, as MPs continue to argue the need to...
Friday, August 29, 2014
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