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The Middletown Press
Lebanese women look for greater role in parliament electionsAffairs, Jean Oghassabian, speaks during a conference on women participation in
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 minutes ago
Affairs, Jean Oghassabian, speaks during a conference on women participation in politics, at Kempinski Summerland Hotel in Beirut, Lebanon. Oghassabian said he is campaigning for five times more women to be elected to parliament. Lebanon is holding... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in Syriaaccording to the U.N., exacerbating an already dire humanitarian situation in t
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 hours ago
according to the U.N., exacerbating an already dire humanitarian situation in the north of the country. Issa reported from Beirut. Associated Press writers Suzan Fraser in Ankara, Turkey, and Bassem Mroue in Aleppo, Syria contributed to this... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Syrian refugee carves out dream job in Sydneyin Aleppo. In 2002, he opened his own shop, only to see it destroyed as the ci
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
in Aleppo. In 2002, he opened his own shop, only to see it destroyed as the city came under siege. The family fled to Beirut before settling in Australia as refugees. "You have no idea how difficult it is to leave our life behind and come... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Turkey attacks US-backed Kurdish fighters in Syriaforces. "This is anathema to Turkey for obvious reasons," Stein said. "So they
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
forces. "This is anathema to Turkey for obvious reasons," Stein said. "So they are making a statement." Loveluck reported from London. Suzan Haidamous in Beirut, Heba Habib in Stockholm and Anton Troianovski in Moscow contributed to this... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in Syriaaccording to the U.N., exacerbating an already dire humanitarian situation in t
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
according to the U.N., exacerbating an already dire humanitarian situation in the north of the country. Issa reported from Beirut. Associated Press writers Suzan Fraser in Ankara, Turkey, and Bassem Mroue in Aleppo, Syria contributed to this... Read more
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Swissinfo
Airstrikes pound Syria's Afrin as Turkey launches 'Operation Olive Branch'By Mert Ozkan and Ellen Francis HASSA, Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Turkey opened
Swissinfo / Posted 12 hours ago
By Mert Ozkan and Ellen Francis HASSA, Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Turkey opened a new front in Syria's war on Saturday, launching airstrikes against a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin province that raise the prospect of deeper strains between... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey air strikes hit Syria's Afrin province in push to secure bordersaccuses Washington of using one terrorist group to fight another in Syria. (Ad
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
accuses Washington of using one terrorist group to fight another in Syria. (Additional reporting by Ellen Francis in Beirut; Tulay Karadeniz and Gulsen Solaker in Ankara; Omer Berberoglu in Istanbul; Writing by David Dolan, Editing by William... Read more
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Gulf News
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in Syriawith Moscow Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army, FSA, fighters tour in the Syrian t
Gulf News / Posted 16 hours ago
with Moscow Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army, FSA, fighters tour in the Syrian town of Azez near the border with Turkey. BEIRUT: As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with a US-backed Kurdish militia in the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT -- Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for
Daily Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT -- Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The military... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Turkish military 'retaliates' against fire from Syrian KurdsBEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey's military fired into a Kurdish-run enclave in north Syria for a second day on Saturday, one day after the country's defense minister announced an operation to "cleanse" the Kurdish militia in control of the enclave. The... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Meet the men behind the internationally renowned Bongo's Bingoto the shows. Joshua said: “We are getting phone calls every single day asking
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 hours ago
to the shows. Joshua said: “We are getting phone calls every single day asking can we come to Germany, will you come to Beirut but we are happy with it at the moment.” Jonny said: “For us it’s not about making quick money, it’s about putting... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syriaon Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. A
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
on Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. Associated Press Writer Sarah El Deeb in Beirut contributed to this report. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The politics of literaturewhat could be published in the countries they came from. However, in the overh
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
what could be published in the countries they came from. However, in the overheated political and ideological milieu of Beirut in the 1960s, the magazine drew attention as much for its ideological commitments and the sources of its funding as... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with a U.S.-backed Kur
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria, it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBy SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
By SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria, it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with... Read more
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New York Daily News
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaSyria, saying Syrian Kurdish fighters there pose a "real" and ever increasing t
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
Syria, saying Syrian Kurdish fighters there pose a "real" and ever increasing threat to Turkey. (DHA-Depo Photos via AP) BEIRUT (AP) — As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin — the main Syrian Kurdish... Read more
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FOX News
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in Syria BEIRUT – As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish
FOX News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT – As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin — the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria — it faces the challenge of maintaining... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey shells Syria's Afrin region, minister says operation has begunmeaningless remark," he said. (Additional reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu and Ece
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
meaningless remark," he said. (Additional reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu and Ece Toksabay in Ankara; Tom Perry and Lisa Barrington in Beirut; Arshad Mohammed in Washington; Writing by Dominic Evans; Editing by David Dolan, Angus MacSwan and Hugh Laws... Read more
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FOX News
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT – As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish mi
FOX News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT – As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin — the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria — it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdi
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdi
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBy SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
By SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Turkey faces balancing act amid border offensive in SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - As Turkey threatens a bloody confrontation with U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin - the main Syrian Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria - it faces the challenge of maintaining its old alliance with Washington and reinforcing a new... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syriain the Turkish-controlled northern Syrian town of Azaz was hit by artillery fir
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
in the Turkish-controlled northern Syrian town of Azaz was hit by artillery fired by Syrian Kurdish militia on Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. Associated Press Writer Sarah El Deeb in Beirut cont... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Hezbollah denies US drug trafficking accusationsBEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categoricall
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group has categorically dismissed allegations that it is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering. Friday's statements by Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah are in response to U.S. Attorney... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syriaon Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. A
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
on Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. Associated Press Writer Sarah El Deeb in Beirut contributed to this report. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversyBEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy sur
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The leader of Hezbollah is weighing in on a local controversy surrounding Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post," saying it was wrong to screen it in Lebanese theaters. Censorship authorities had recommended the ban because the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidencyreputation down with him. Associated Press writers Ken Moritsugu in Tokyo, Joe
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
reputation down with him. Associated Press writers Ken Moritsugu in Tokyo, Joe McDonald in Beijing, Zeina Karam in Beirut, Susannah George in Baghdad, Joe Federman in Jerusalem, Jon Gambrell in Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Christopher... Read more
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New York Daily News
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syriaon Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. A
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
on Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. Associated Press Writer Sarah El Deeb in Beirut contributed. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syriaon Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. A
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
on Friday, wounding several people who were brought to Turkey for treatment. Associated Press Writer Sarah El Deeb in Beirut contributed. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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