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Syria resisting Russia’s efforts to broker Turkey summit, sources say

FX Empire 02 Dec 2022
BEIRUT/ANKARA (Reuters) – Syria is resisting Russian efforts to broker a summit with Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan, three sources said on Friday, after more than a decade of bitter enmity since the outbreak of Syria’s civil war ... Russia would benefit toogiven it is stretched in many areas.”.
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November 29: Anti-Israel clichés and the 1947 UN vote - analysis

The Jerusalem Post 30 Nov 2022
The proposal foresaw an “international” area in what is now Jerusalem and Bethlehem, including holy sites, in particular the Christian ones ... They can’t be “settlers” of areas like Tel Aviv, anymore than they were “settlers” when they lived in Fallujah or Beirut.
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Lebanese troops called in to halt drug turf war

Arab News 29 Nov 2022
BEIRUT ... same area, known as the Baalbekien neighborhood ... Havens for drug dealers and fugitives are common in various Lebanese regions, especially in Hezbollah areas in the southern suburbs of Beirut and in northern Bekaa, although the party claims to have nothing to do with them.
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Beirut ‘neighborhood watch’ echoes troubled past

The Daily Telegraph Australia 28 Nov 2022
Men with batons patrol an area of Beirut in what the Christian lawmaker behind the initiative calls a 'neighborhood watch'. But critics recall Lebanon's civil war, when sectarian militias controlled the streets. Lucy Fielder has more ....
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Beirut 'neighborhood watch' echoes troubled past

Rumble 28 Nov 2022
Men with batons patrol an area of Beirut in what the Christian lawmaker behind the initiative calls a 'neighborhood watch'. But critics recall Lebanon's civil war, when sectarian militias controlled the streets. Lucy Fielder has more ... Reuters ... .
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Brazilian supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio champions Lebanese designer in Mexico  

Arab News 16 Nov 2022
DUBAI ... View this post on Instagram ... Her hair was tied up in a messy yet chic bun ... Ambrosio also previously showed her support for Murad and for Beirut in 2020, when she joined the designer’s initiative to help people in Lebanon after the Aug. 4 explosion that ripped through Beirut’s port area, killing hundreds and leaving 300,000 people homeless ....
photo: AP / Bilal Hussein
A Syrian child receives the Cholera vaccine at a Syrian refugee camp in Bhanine village, in the North Lebanon province, Lebanon, Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022.
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Lebanon grapples with first cholera outbreak in 30 years

The Jerusalem Post 14 Nov 2022
[Beirut] Lebanon is facing yet another crisis ... Iraq and Syria were heavily affected since, like Lebanon, they are areas struggling with devastated infrastructure, turmoil and with large populations of people displaced by war ... The outbreak has reached Beirut, Mount Lebanon, central Bekaa, and southern areas.
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Surge In Starving Children In War-Torn Syria — Charity

MENA FN 14 Nov 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) BEIRUT – The number of malnourished children starving in north-eastern Syria, an area ravaged by more than a decade of conflict, has risen by 150 per cent, aid group Save ... .
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Thousands run in Beirut int'l marathon

China.dot.org 13 Nov 2022
... Beirut Marathon Association in the Beirut Waterfront area under the slogan "I am Beirut.".
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Passenger flight is SHOT as it comes into land in Beirut: Shocking images reveal hole ...

The Daily Mail 11 Nov 2022
A stray bullet hit a Middle East Airlines (MEA) passenger plane as it landed in Beirut on Thursday, thankfully missing passengers ... The reason for this celebratory gunfire is not clear, but the shot came from the neighbouring areas of the Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport.
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Passenger plane hit by stray bullet while landing in Beirut

The New Arab 11 Nov 2022
Hout told Reuters that seven to eight stationary planes are hit by stray bullets shot from areas neighbouring Beirut airport each year, but Thursday's incident was the first time this had occurred while a plane was moving.
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Middle East Airlines plane hit by stray bullet while landing in Beirut - MEA chairman

Gulf News 10 Nov 2022
Al Hout said that seven to eight stationary planes are hit by stray bullets shot from areas neighbouring Beirut airport each year, but Wednesday’s incident was the first time it had happened while a plane was moving.
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Middle East Airlines plane hit by stray bullet while landing in Beirut – MEA chairman

FX Empire 10 Nov 2022
Hout said that seven to eight stationary planes are hit by stray bullets shot from areas neighbouring Beirut airport each year, but Wednesday’s incident was the first time it had happened ...
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Middle East Airlines plane hit by stray bullet while landing in Beirut

Arab News 10 Nov 2022
Hout told Reuters that seven to eight stationary planes are hit by stray bullets shot from areas neighboring Beirut airport each year, but Wednesday’s incident was the first time this had occurred while ...
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Middle East Airlines plane hit by stray bullet while landing in Beirut, no injuries

Reuters 10 Nov 2022
BEIRUT, Nov 10 (Reuters) - A Middle East Airlines ... Hout told Reuters that seven to eight stationary planes are hit by stray bullets shot from areas neighbouring Beirut airport each year, but Wednesday's incident was the first time this had occurred while a plane was moving.

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