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Beirut was thrown into turmoil on Thursday evening as a terrorist attack against residents of Dahiyeh - a southern suburb of the Lebanese capital and...
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The death toll from a car bombing that ripped through a Beirut suburb has risen to at least 27, the health ministry said Saturday. The toll is the...
Sunday, August 18, 2013
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Ibrahim al-Amin
Al-Akhbar has learned details of the radical jihadis’ plans to target the Resistance and its supporters. The August 15 Roueiss bombing was not a...
Saturday, August 17, 2013
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Updated 2:46 pm: At least 53 people were wounded after a bomb exploded Tuesday morning in a parking lot in the densely-populated area of Dahiyeh in...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
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Rajana Hamyeh
In the southern suburbs of Beirut sits Hay al-Sellom, an agglomeration of concrete and tin shacks adjacent to the Ghadir River.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
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Mouhamad Wehbe
Solidere’s downtown power plant is meeting its own demand while operating at just half capacity, while most of the country faces severe power...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
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Rouba Abou Ammo, Zeinab Merhi
Al-Akhbar Correspondents visited Sunday morning the Beirut neighborhoods of Tariq al-Jdideh, a majority-Sunni stronghold of the Future Movement, and...
Monday, October 22, 2012
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Mohamed Nazzal
The breakdown of law and order amid the growing presence of gangs in Beirut’s southern suburbs threatens to undermine Hezbollah’s standing in its...
Sunday, July 1, 2012
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Ahmad Mohsen
Usually suburbs host a scene less vibrant than the center of the city, but it may be that Beirut’s southern suburb, Dahiyeh [literally ‘suburb’], is...
Sunday, May 27, 2012
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