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Parliament speaker Nabih Berri adjourned the 18th parliament session devoted to electing a new president of the Lebanese Republic until February 18...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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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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Parliament speaker Nabih Berri on Tuesday postponed to September 2 a session to elect a new Lebanese president due to a lack of quorum amid a boycott...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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Iraq's parliament failed to reach a quorum Thursday, officials said, preventing it from voting on a request to announce a state of emergency to deal...
Thursday, June 12, 2014
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Civil servants and teachers threatened to hamstring public institutions after Lebanon's parliament failed Tuesday to approve a wage increase bill, in...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
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Updated 12:51 pm: Lebanon's second round presidential vote has been postponed until May 7 after March 8-aligned legislatures boycotted Wednesday's...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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Doha Shams
1 – The Killer As if it wasn’t enough that he killed her, after 15 years of battering her. As if it wasn’t enough that he took a second wife, and...
Thursday, February 13, 2014
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A number of disabled former Libyan rebels that helped NATO forces topple the government of Muammar Gaddafi two years ago, broke into the parliament...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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Nasser Charara
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri told Al-Akhbar that his latest political initiative contains new ideas and “draws a road map for a way out of...
Monday, September 2, 2013
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