Latest News for: Beirut area


Netanyahu warns to turn Beirut and south into Gaza city and Khan Younis

Naharnet 08 Dec 2023
"If Hezbollah chooses to start a global war, then it will turn Beirut and south Lebanon, not far from ...

Israel says anti-tank missile fired from Lebanon killed civilian

Naharnet 08 Dec 2023
"If Hezbollah chooses to start a global war, then it will turn Beirut and south Lebanon, not far from here, into Gaza and Khan Younis with its own hands," he said, referring to areas that have seen heavy damage in the fighting ... Israel says six of its soldiers and three Israeli civilians have been killed in the area.

Israel’s aim in using disproportionate force

Taipei Times 08 Dec 2023
By Paul Rogers / The Guardian. How to make sense of the sheer intensity of Israel’s war in Gaza? One understanding is that it is the result of the enduring shock of the Oct ... 7 ... It was directed at centers of Hezbollah power in the Dahiya area, in the southern suburbs of Beirut, but also on the Lebanese economic infrastructure ... It will fail ... .

Displaced Gazans cram into Rafah despite fears of attack

Reuters 07 Dec 2023
CAIRO/BEIRUT, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of displaced Palestinians have crammed into the Rafah area on Gaza's border with Egypt to escape Israeli bombardments, the United Nations said on Wednesday, despite their fears that they will also not be safe there.

As the ceasefire ends, a question from history lingers: will Israel win the battle but lose the war against Hamas?

The Observer 03 Dec 2023
Even during the recent ceasefire, the rear areas of the massive Israeli military offensive in Gaza were busy ... The PLO leader Yasser Arafat inspects bomb damage in west Beirut in 1982 following Israeli bombardment ... The target was the Fakhani neighbourhood of Beirut, where the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) was based.

ORA Developers: Crafting Aspirations and Achieving Excellence

Egypt Today 30 Nov 2023
ORA Developers has risen as a preserver of classy living ... ZED West ... Bringing Visions to Life ... Encompassing an astonishing 12.6 million square meters which is equivalent to 65% of the area of Beirut, this project is primed to be a seamless combination of residential excellence and luxurious hospitality, connecting Dubai and Abu Dhabi with style. .

From Oslo to agony: Palestinian sacrifices must not go in vain

Gulf News 27 Nov 2023
One of the challenges faced by the indigenous population was the significant ownership of Palestinian land by “absentee owners” residing in cities like Beirut or Damascus. This situation facilitated the acquisition of land by Zionist financiers, who transformed these areas into “agricultural settlements for newcomers” before arming them ... 7 to Daesh ... .

How Mayssa Jallad's new album gives a voice to Beirut’s abandoned Civil War buildings

The National 25 Nov 2023
... October 22, 1975, and reshaped Beirut’s Minet El-Hosn area ... The Hilton and the Normandy were demolished by Lebanese company Solidere after the war and the Holiday Inn, the St Georges Hotel and Burj El Murr are still derelict, like looming spectres in Beirut’s fancy upmarket area.

Israeli spy planes intensify flights in southern Lebanese airspace

Syrian Arab News Agency 25 Nov 2023
Beirut, SANA- Israeli enemy spy planes have intensified their flights in several areas of southern Lebanon.

Hamas to release 13 Israelis, 7 foreigners for 39 Palestinians after hours-long delay, mediators say

Hickory Record 25 Nov 2023
Reynolds Hickory falls in state title soccer game against First Flight Former Max's Mexican Eatery owner facing 52 sex crime charges Hickory woman dies in Lincoln County collision Catawba school board opts to retain but restrict two more books Peruvian restaurant opens in Hickory area ... Magdy reported from Cairo and Mroue from Beirut.

Property portfolio underlines how ORA could make a huge UAE impact

The National 23 Nov 2023
The company envisions the Abu Dhabi project to be an up-scale, sustainable, and comprehensive city of the future with a total area of 20 million sqm - almost the size of Beirut.

Israeli evidence of Hamas command centre at Shifa Hospital remains elusive

NewstalkZB 21 Nov 2023
Days after taking control of the hospital, the military has yet to unveil this purported centre ... Israel says there will be much more to come ... WHY DOES IT MATTER? ... Photo / AP ... Osama Hamdan, a top Hamas leader based in Beirut, acknowledged Israel could find a tunnel “here or there”. Israeli soldiers walk in the area of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City ... .

Using air conditioning to cool down PV modules, dry dishes

PV Magazine 20 Nov 2023
For those calculations, they assumed a residential house with a floor area of 200 m2 in Beirut, Lebanon, and Doha, Qatar, using an AC unit with an air supply temperature of 13 C and maintaining an indoor air temperature of 23 C ... around 80% in Beirut in the case of one PV module.

Hezbollah, Israel trade strikes at Lebanese border in latest escalation

Reuters 18 Nov 2023
BEIRUT, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Hezbollah and Israel traded rocket and missile fire in areas near the Lebanese-Israeli border on Saturday, officials on both sides said, in the latest flare-up of violence which the United States worries will cause conflict to spiral in the Middle East ... Reporting by John Davison, Beirut newsroom Editing by Tomasz Janowski.