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Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati is to visit the northern city of Tripoli on Thursday following days of violence that has so far left 12 people...
Thursday, August 23, 2012
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Tripoli, Lebanon - The clashes in Tripoli, Lebanon’s second largest city, have raised many questions that remain unanswered. In particular, there...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
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The death toll from sectarian violence that erupted in Tripoli at the start of the week climbed to 12 Wednesday after two wounded succumbed to...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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A gun-battle between youths allegedly competing for space in a market place and a car blast rocked the center of the Libyan capital on Saturday,...
Saturday, August 4, 2012
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Three Lebanese soldiers were injured on Saturday morning as they intervened to end fresh clashes between rival neighborhoods in the northern city of...
Saturday, July 28, 2012
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Ali Ajrouch
Lebanon has been referred to as a Mafia State, Banana Republic, and many other unflattering terms inferring that no central government power has the...
Friday, June 29, 2012
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
The feuding Bab al-Tabbaneh and Jabal Mohsen districts are filled with war-scarred architectural treasures. Everyone who knows pre-civil war Tripoli...
Saturday, June 23, 2012
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Judges freed nine Islamists on bail from a Lebanese prison on Tuesday in a move which could help defuse tensions in the city of Tripoli, after deadly...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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Qassem Qassem
The tension gripping Lebanon from its south to its north has spread to the Palestinian refugee camps. During the funeral of a victim of Army fire in...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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