Abdel Kafi al-Samad

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There is debate underway in Tripoli today as to what should happen to the city’s al-Tal Square. The debate is not concerned with possible ways to...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
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Are new talks between Hezbollah and Lebanese Salafist groups on the horizon?
Friday, February 6, 2015
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Up to 57 percent of families in Tripoli are “impoverished,” including 26 percent that are “extremely impoverished.” These families are concentrated...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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A destitute citizen from Bab al-Raml in Tripoli died on Tuesday after spending the past year sick in bed. As his family prepared for his burial in...
Monday, December 22, 2014
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The catastrophe that befell the Akkar and Dinniyeh regions of north Lebanon on Friday night is unprecedented. The severe weather exposed the dismal...
Monday, October 20, 2014
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Since the recent clashes in Ersal, terrorist attacks targeting the Lebanese army in the northern city of Tripoli are no longer restricted to some...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
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The news of Osama Mansour and Chadi al-Mawlawi forming a militant group in Tripoli took the city by storm, and is now at the forefront of media,...
Friday, September 19, 2014
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Forty-eight hours after a new wave of protests hit Tripoli demanding the release of detainees held for their involvement in the clashes [that erupted...
Friday, July 11, 2014
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Across the board, Lebanon’s Islamists did not view the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria’s (ISIS) declaration of an Islamic caliphate and their...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
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Informed Islamist sources told Al-Akhbar about a discussion that took place between Islamist groups and cells in Lebanon after the recent...
Saturday, June 21, 2014
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