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Zawya
Lebanese army kills Islamic State leader at Syrian border -security sourceUPDATE 1- (Adds details, background) BEIRUT, April 28 (Reuters) - Lebanese fo
Lebanese army kills Islamic State leader at Syrian border -security source
Zawya / Posted yesterday
UPDATE 1- (Adds details, background) BEIRUT, April 28 (Reuters) - Lebanese forces killed an Islamic State leader on Thursday in an army operation in the mountainous border... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Middle Eastin Gaza Strip – April 26 Palestinian Authority blocking dissident websites –
2012: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
in Gaza Strip – April 26 Palestinian Authority blocking dissident websites – April 26 Report: Weapons stolen from Lebanese Army smuggled to Syrian rebels – April 26 Women causing trouble in Kuwait by frequenting cafes – April... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Murder inquiry launched after Briton found hanged in Lebanese town near Syriaaway following a spate of kidnappings. It has also seen a spillover from the S
Murder inquiry launched after Briton found hanged in Lebanese town near Syria
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
away following a spate of kidnappings. It has also seen a spillover from the Syrian war over the border. Last month the Lebanese army arrested six Syrians in Deir al-Ahmar accused of being members of a terrorist group. One was charged with... Read more
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The Manila Times
France’s Hollande pledges aid to Lebanon at start of Mideast touryear, Saudi Arabia suspended a grant to finance $3 billion worth of French weap
France’s Hollande pledges aid to Lebanon at start of Mideast tour
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
year, Saudi Arabia suspended a grant to finance $3 billion worth of French weaponry for Lebanon’s se-curity forces. The Lebanese army and police receive weapons and training from the United States, Britain and other Western countries. On the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hezbollah Sabotages French Effort to Advance Lebanese Presidential Elections, Unrest to Continueparliamentary process that leads to the presidential elections. Hollande is ex
Hezbollah Sabotages French Effort to Advance Lebanese Presidential Elections, Unrest to Continue
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
parliamentary process that leads to the presidential elections. Hollande is expected to reiterate France’s support for the Lebanese army, according to Yalibnan. Saudi Arabia suspended a $3 billion military grant to Lebanon earlier this year.... Read more
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The Manila Times
France’s Hollande pledges aid to Lebanon at start of Mideast touryear, Saudi Arabia suspended a grant to finance $3 billion worth of French weap
France’s Hollande pledges aid to Lebanon at start of Mideast tour
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
year, Saudi Arabia suspended a grant to finance $3 billion worth of French weaponry for Lebanon’s security forces. The Lebanese army and police receive weapons and training from the United States, Britain and other Western countries. On the... Read more
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Zawya
France's Hollande, in Beirut, vows to boost Lebanon military aidLebanonsectarian groups and is widely seen as the backbone of the weak Lebanese state.
France's Hollande, in Beirut, vows to boost Lebanon military aidLebanon
Zawya / Posted 13 days ago
sectarian groups and is widely seen as the backbone of the weak Lebanese state. Saudi Arabia decided to cut aid to the Lebanese army after the Beirut government failed to condemn an attack on Saudi diplomatic missions in Iran in January which... Read more
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New Kerala
Hollande says France stands with Lebanon - newkerala.com #50437in Lebanon through military cooperation," Hollande added. Berri said he discus
Hollande says France stands with Lebanon - newkerala.com #50437
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
in Lebanon through military cooperation," Hollande added. Berri said he discussed with Hollande military aid to the Lebanese army, the demarcation of the maritime border, terrorism and the regional tension. Hollande arrived at the Rafik... Read more
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EuroNews
French President kicks off middle east tour in Lebanon100 million euros over the next three years to help ease the crisis. Hollande
French President kicks off middle east tour in Lebanon
EuroNews / Posted 13 days ago
100 million euros over the next three years to help ease the crisis. Hollande is also expected to underline French support for the Lebanese Army. Saudi Arabia suspended a grant of 3 billion dollars of French weapons to Lebanon earlier thi... Read more
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dna
French President Hollande, in Beirut, vows to boost Lebanon military aidsectarian groups and is widely seen as the backbone of the weak Lebanese state.
French President Hollande, in Beirut, vows to boost Lebanon military aid
dna / Posted 13 days ago
sectarian groups and is widely seen as the backbone of the weak Lebanese state. Saudi Arabia decided to cut aid to the Lebanese army after the Beirut government failed to condemn an attack on Saudi diplomatic missions in Iran in January which... Read more
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The Age
Lebanese seethe as stinking garbage piles grow in Beirut and beyond"You just can't leave it on the street," Jisr said. "The economic cost and the
Lebanese seethe as stinking garbage piles grow in Beirut and beyond
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
"You just can't leave it on the street," Jisr said. "The economic cost and the social implications of that are just huge." Lebanese army soldiers stand next of their armoured personnel carriers as they prepare to reopen a highway linking Beirut to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lebanese seethe as stinking garbage piles grow in Beirut and beyond"You just can't leave it on the street," Jisr said. "The economic cost and the
Lebanese seethe as stinking garbage piles grow in Beirut and beyond
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
"You just can't leave it on the street," Jisr said. "The economic cost and the social implications of that are just huge." Lebanese army soldiers stand next of their armoured personnel carriers as they prepare to reopen a highway linking Beirut to... Read more
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Zawya
GCC envoys urge Lebanon to retain Arab characterdeteriorated over the past several months. Riyadh announced in January that it
GCC envoys urge Lebanon to retain Arab character
Zawya / Posted 15 days ago
deteriorated over the past several months. Riyadh announced in January that it canceled a $4 billion aid package for the Lebanese Army and security forces. It later issued travel warnings for Lebanon, a move followed soon after by other Gulf... Read more
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Zawya
Saudi Arabia's bitter Lebanese divorce * Saudis see Hezbollah pulling strings in Lebanon * Riyadh cuts aid to Leban
Saudi Arabia's bitter Lebanese divorce
Zawya / Posted 25 days ago
* Saudis see Hezbollah pulling strings in Lebanon * Riyadh cuts aid to Lebanese army and security services * Move seen as abandoning Lebanon to Iranian influence By Dominic Evans and Angus... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sixty years of shameusually controlled by the camp’s own united armed force - visibly well trained
Sixty years of shame
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
usually controlled by the camp’s own united armed force - visibly well trained and respected on the street. Heavily armed Lebanese army checkpoints can be seen today in control of the entrance to camps like Nahr el Bahred, Ain El Hilweh and Burj... Read more
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Zawya
Hezbollah risks Lebanon’s future, Khalifa tells closing Al ArabiyaMediaBassil’s position in the first vote provided the motivation for Riyadh to cance
Hezbollah risks Lebanon’s future, Khalifa tells closing Al ArabiyaMedia
Zawya / Posted 28 days ago
Bassil’s position in the first vote provided the motivation for Riyadh to cancel $3 billion of military grants to the Lebanese Army and a $1 billion that had been earmarked for the ISF. In Khalifa’s interview, he highlighted his country’s... Read more
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International Business Times
Saudi Arabia-owned Al Arabiya shuts Beirut bureau amid rising tensions over Hezbollah and Iran have wide-reaching implications: "This comes after the Saudis decided to withdr
Saudi Arabia-owned Al Arabiya shuts Beirut bureau amid rising tensions over Hezbollah and Iran
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
have wide-reaching implications: "This comes after the Saudis decided to withdraw previously pledged military aid to the Lebanese army and internal security forces," she said. While the Saudi intention was to restrict funding to Hezbollah, she... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
Stamford Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
Connecticut Post / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
The New Canaan News / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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express
Britain hands Lebanon £20million to help keep ISIS jihadis out of the Middle East countrythe end of 2019 in a bid to stop Syria’s civil war spilling over its border. A
Britain hands Lebanon £20million to help keep ISIS jihadis out of the Middle East country
express / Posted 29 days ago
the end of 2019 in a bid to stop Syria’s civil war spilling over its border. A further £4.5m has been allocated to the Lebanese army to train 5,000 troops.Related articles Refugees coming from 'ISIS camps' sidestep UK asylum checks... Read more
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Darien News-Review
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offerBritish Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British i
British foreign minister scoffs at Assad's offer
Darien News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, shakes hands with a British instructor, right, upon his arrival at a Lebanese army air base to attend a Lebanese Special Forces drill, in Hamat village, 65 kilometers (40 miles) north of Beirut,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Lebanese military gets US, British aid for defending border with Syriato expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia
Lebanese military gets US, British aid for defending border with Syria
Bdnews24.com / Posted 29 days ago
to expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia suspended a $3 billion aid package for the Lebanese army in what an official called a response to Beirut's failure to condemn attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lebanese military gets US, British aid for defending border with Syriato expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia
Lebanese military gets US, British aid for defending border with Syria
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
to expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia suspended a US$3 billion aid package for the Lebanese army in what an official called a response to Beirut's failure to condemn attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Lebanese military gets U.S., British aid for defending border with Syriato expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia
Lebanese military gets U.S., British aid for defending border with Syria
Swissinfo / Posted 29 days ago
to expand its support for the Lebanese armed forces. In February Saudi Arabia suspended a $3 billion aid package for the Lebanese army in what an official called a response to Beirut's failure to condemn attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions in... Read more
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Reuters
Lebanese military gets U.S., British aid for defending border with Syriahelicopters donated by the United States to the Lebanese armed forces, at the B
Lebanese military gets U.S., British aid for defending border with Syria
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
helicopters donated by the United States to the Lebanese armed forces, at the Beirut air base, Lebanon March 31, 2016. A Lebanese army soldier walks during a ceremony reviewing three Huey II helicopters donated by the United States to the... Read more
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New Kerala
In Lebanon, UN chief and World Bank President show commitment to leaving 'no one behind' - newkerala.com #40466Lebanon, which was reduced to rubble when fighting erupted in May 2007 between
In Lebanon, UN chief and World Bank President show commitment to leaving 'no one behind' - newkerala.com #40466
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Lebanon, which was reduced to rubble when fighting erupted in May 2007 between the radical group Fatah al Islam and the Lebanese Army, the UN chief highlighted that its reconstruction has been a top priority since beginning his tenure that same... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UN chief appeals for help in rebuilding Palestinian camp in LebanonLebanese military fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaeda-insp
UN chief appeals for help in rebuilding Palestinian camp in Lebanon
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
Lebanese military fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaeda-inspired Fatah Islam group inside the camp. The Lebanese army crushed the group, but the clashes also killed more than 170 soldiers and caused massive destruction,... Read more
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Salon.com
UN chief visits Palestinian camp destroyed in 2007 fightingmilitary fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaida-inspired Fata
UN chief visits Palestinian camp destroyed in 2007 fighting
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
military fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaida-inspired Fatah Islam group inside Nahr el-Bared. The Lebanese army crushed the group, but the clashes also killed more than 170 soldiers. Ban is on a two-day visit to Lebanon... Read more
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Denver Post
UN chief visits Palestinian camp destroyed in 2007 fightingmilitary fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaida-inspired Fata
UN chief visits Palestinian camp destroyed in 2007 fighting
Denver Post / Posted 1 months ago
military fought a three-month battle in 2007 against the al-Qaida-inspired Fatah Islam group inside Nahr el-Bared. The Lebanese army crushed the group, but the clashes also killed more than 170 soldiers. Ban is on a two-day visit to Lebanon... Read more
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Salon.com
Bomb near Syrian border kills Lebanese soldier, wounds 3BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese army official says a bomb has targeted a military vehi
Bomb near Syrian border kills Lebanese soldier, wounds 3
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese army official says a bomb has targeted a military vehicle in eastern Lebanon near the border with Syria, killing one soldier and wounding three. The official says the bombing occurred on the edge of the town of Arsal in the... Read more

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