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Updated 5:15 pm: At least eight people were killed and about 10 wounded in fierce clashes that erupted Monday between armed groups at a Palestinian...
Monday, April 7, 2014
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For this post, you will have to play along with me. It’s the first of April, and it’s a great time to be Lebanese.
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Lebanese demonstrators blocked several roads throughout the country on Tuesday evening in protest at what they called a "siege" on the eastern town...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
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A Lebanese soldier and four attackers were killed in two separate assaults late Sunday on army checkpoints in the southern city of Sidon, the...
Monday, December 16, 2013
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Fresh clashes broke out in Lebanon's southern city of Sidon Friday afternoon when armed supporters of fugitive Salafi Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir provoked...
Friday, June 28, 2013
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Lebanese security forces launched a major manhunt on Tuesday for radical Salafi cleric Ahmad al-Assir, after clashes with his supporters in southern...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Updated 10:16 pm: At least 16 soldiers have been killed and dozens wounded in Lebanon’s southern city of Sidon over two days of intense fighting...
Monday, June 24, 2013
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Updated 8:30 pm: Clashes between armed supporters of Salafi Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir and members of the Sous family left one person dead and four...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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Salafi cleric Ahmad al-Assir is expected to announce in the next couple of days the formation of a military wing to “resist the Iranian project and...
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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