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The Globe and Mail
Suicide bombers kill five in eastern Lebanonself-defence units to protect against potential attack by Muslim extremists fro
Suicide bombers kill five in eastern Lebanon
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
self-defence units to protect against potential attack by Muslim extremists from neighbouring Syria. Since mid-2014, the Lebanese army stepped up operations and patrols in the areas, leading to a drop in bombings and shelling targeting the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lebanon hit by wave of deadly bombingsvest -- then detonated themselves as rescue teams and locals gathered at the sc
Lebanon hit by wave of deadly bombings
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
vest -- then detonated themselves as rescue teams and locals gathered at the scene, NNA said. In a statement, the Lebanese Army said, "following investigations conducted by military experts at the sites of the bombings, it has been... Read more
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EuroNews
Multiple suicide attacks on Lebanese border villagelinked to the five-year war in neighbouring Syria. There have been recent conf
Multiple suicide attacks on Lebanese border village
EuroNews / Posted 3 hours ago
linked to the five-year war in neighbouring Syria. There have been recent confrontations in the border region between the Lebanese Army and groups like the Al Nusra front and ISIL. The powerful Shi’ite group Hezbollah is fighting in support of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Suicide bombers kill 5 in eastern Lebanon, near Syria borderLebanese army patrol in front a church in Qaa, a predominantly Lebanese Christi
Suicide bombers kill 5 in eastern Lebanon, near Syria border
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Lebanese army patrol in front a church in Qaa, a predominantly Lebanese Christian village only few hundred meters (yards) away from the Syrian border, eastern Lebanon, Monday, June 27, 2016. A group of suicide bombers detonated their explosives in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Suicide bombers strike Lebanese village, kill fivewas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Suicide bombers strike Lebanese village, kill five
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanonarea in the centre of Al-Qaa, and the explosions took place less than 100 meter
Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 hours ago
area in the centre of Al-Qaa, and the explosions took place less than 100 meters (yards) from the village church. A Lebanese army ambulance drives at the site where suicide bomb attacks took place in the Christian village of Qaa, in the... Read more
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Perth Now
Five killed in Lebanese village attackswas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Five killed in Lebanese village attacks
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Five killed in Lebanese village attackswas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Five killed in Lebanese village attacks
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Five killed in Lebanese village attackswas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Five killed in Lebanese village attacks
Weekly Times / Posted 6 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Five killed in Lebanese village attackswas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Five killed in Lebanese village attacks
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Suicide bombers strike Lebanese village, kill fivewas responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio t
Suicide bombers strike Lebanese village, kill five
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
was responsible. The mayor of Qaa, Bashir Matar, told Voice of Lebanon radio that all those killed were civilians. The Lebanese army said four soldiers were among the wounded. They were part of a patrol that had headed to the location of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Editor selections of the week in the MideastKabul, Afghans and foreigners performed yoga on the grounds of the Indian Embas
Editor selections of the week in the Mideast
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kabul, Afghans and foreigners performed yoga on the grounds of the Indian Embassy to mark the International Yoga Day. Lebanese army soldiers worked on a 130mm howitzer cannon, pointed to areas controlled by the Islamic State group at the edge... Read more
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ABC News
Editor Selections of the Week in the MideastKabul, Afghans and foreigners performed yoga on the grounds of the Indian Embas
Editor Selections of the Week in the Mideast
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Kabul, Afghans and foreigners performed yoga on the grounds of the Indian Embassy to mark the International Yoga Day. Lebanese army soldiers worked on a 130mm howitzer cannon, pointed to areas controlled by the Islamic State group at the edge... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border — The Medina County Gazettefighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000 members of IS and the Nusra Front overran Lebanese army positions as well as Arsal and captured two dozen policemen and army soldiers and took them to the fields... Read more
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The Signal
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderfighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
The Signal / Posted 4 days ago
fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000 members of IS and the Nusra Front overran Lebanese army positions as well as Arsal and captured two dozen policemen and army soldiers and took them to the fields... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
AP: World in Brief at 6:30 a.m. on June 22, 2016the workers, who are employees of Lockheed Martin which handles logistics at th
AP: World in Brief at 6:30 a.m. on June 22, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
the workers, who are employees of Lockheed Martin which handles logistics at the station, nor their medical conditions. Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border ARSAL, Lebanon (AP) -- In a remote corner of Lebanon near the... Read more
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FOX News
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderfighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000 members of IS and the Nusra Front overran Lebanese army positions as well as Arsal and captured two dozen policemen and army soldiers and took them to the fields... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderIn this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, a Lebanese army soldier looks looks through
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
In this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, a Lebanese army soldier looks looks through binoculars toward areas controlled by the Islamic State group at the edge of the town of Arsal, on the Syrian border, in northeast Lebanon. The Lebanese army is fighting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderIn this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, A Lebanese army soldiers sits on a tank at
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
In this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, A Lebanese army soldiers sits on a tank at one of the frontline hills overlooking areas controlled by the Islamic State group at the edge of the town of Arsal, on the Syrian border, in northeast Lebanon. The... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderIn this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, A Lebanese army soldiers sits on a tank at
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
In this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, A Lebanese army soldiers sits on a tank at one of the frontline hills overlooking areas controlled by the Islamic State group at the edge of the town of Arsal, on the Syrian border, in northeast Lebanon. The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria borderfighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000
Lebanese army slowly crushing extremists near Syria border
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar Assad. On Aug. 2, 2014, some 2,000 members of IS and the Nusra Front overran Lebanese army positions as well as Arsal and captured two dozen policemen and army soldiers and took them to the fields... Read more
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International Business Times
Lebanon is broken – is Hezbollah to blame? said, Hezbollah's involvement in Syria is believed to be behind the decision of
Lebanon is broken – is Hezbollah to blame?
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
said, Hezbollah's involvement in Syria is believed to be behind the decision of Saudi Arabia to put $4bn of aid into the Lebanese army, which relies on support from both Riyadh and the US. Hezbollah is backed by Iran, Saudi Arabia's biggest... Read more
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International Business Times
World Refugee Day: Palestinians who fled Syria eye Europe amidst fears they have nothing to go back to has now swelled to some 400,000, many of which live in sprawling refugee camps
World Refugee Day: Palestinians who fled Syria eye Europe amidst fears they have nothing to go back to
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
has now swelled to some 400,000, many of which live in sprawling refugee camps such as Shatila, in Beirut, over which the Lebanese army has no control. Palestinian militias have been allowed to carry weapons since 1969 and are responsible for... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |Ireland at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, France, Sunday, June 12, 2016.
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Ireland at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, France, Sunday, June 12, 2016. Ariel SchalitAP Civil Defense workers and Lebanese army soldiers gather at the scene where a bomb exploded near the headquarters building of Blom Bank, in Beirut,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lebanese army kills IS militant, arrests three during raidBEIRUT: The Lebanese army shot and killed an Islamic State militant and detaine
Lebanese army kills IS militant, arrests three during raid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
BEIRUT: The Lebanese army shot and killed an Islamic State militant and detained three more during a raid on Thursday in the Akkar region of northern Lebanon, security sources said. The cell was accused of participating in the killing of Lebanese... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Lebanese News Outlet Confirms Hezbollah Digging Tunnels on Israel’s Northern Borderis “under control.” Moreover, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIF
Lebanese News Outlet Confirms Hezbollah Digging Tunnels on Israel’s Northern Border
The Jewish Press / Posted 29 days ago
is “under control.” Moreover, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) said that the watchtowers, built by the Lebanese Army, are there only to “spy on Israel” and will not fall into the hands of Hezbollah, an Iranian proxy... Read more

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