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Ghassan Saoud
If one Salafi sheikh in the Lebanese city of Saida can cause such mayhem and bloodshed, what kind of trouble can five or six Ahmad al-Assirs in...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Nasser Charara
A number of flashpoints litter Lebanon. Reports of armed groups backed by foreign intelligence services note that they seek a climate that would drag...
Monday, June 24, 2013
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Two men shot by snipers in Lebanon’s Tripoli succumbed to their wounds on Tuesday, a security official said. "One policeman who was off duty died of...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
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Updated 3:57 pm: Renewed fighting in Lebanon’s Tripoli left four people dead since Sunday night following a brief calm, state news reported. Sayed...
Monday, June 3, 2013
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Life came to a halt in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli. Previously bustling places became demarcation lines as conflict intensified between the...
Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Fighting resumed in Lebanon’s northern port city of Tripoli for a ninth consecutive day Monday after a sniper shot a woman from the Jabal Mohsen...
Monday, May 27, 2013
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At least three people were killed overnight in Lebanon’s northern port city of Tripoli during firefights between the neighborhoods of Jabal Mohsen...
Saturday, May 25, 2013
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Nasser Charara
The field commanders of Bab al-Tabbaneh’s gunmen have carried out a ‘coup’ against political leaders in the northern city of Tripoli, particularly MP...
Friday, May 24, 2013
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At least 23 people have been killed since Sunday in the Lebanese port city of Tripoli, a security source told AFP on Friday. Thursday was the...
Friday, May 24, 2013
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