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Lebanon Daily News Brief 05/26/21May 27, 2021
DAILY NEWS Deputy UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Briefing Yesterday Najat Rochdi, Deputy UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon, briefed the UN Security Council’s Informal Expert Group on Women, Peace and Security on Lebanon’s state of crisis and the effect it is having on women. She urged that in order for recovery efforts in Lebanon to […]
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THIS WEEK IN LEBANON
THIS WEEK IN LEBANON provides commentary every Friday on important stories on events impacting Lebanon and its relationship with the US.
This Week in LebanonMay 23, 2021
May 23, 2021 US Congress Members Urge Support for Lebanon International Support Group for Lebanon Meeting in Beirut Syrian Voters Attacked on Their Way to Beirut US Congress Members Urge Support for Lebanon Members of Congress signed a letter to Secretary of State Blinken this week urging the United States to respond to Lebanon’s deteriorating […]
This Week in LebanonApril 25, 2021
April 25, 2021 Maronite Patriarch Calls for International Conference New Plan to Rebuild the Port of Beirut UK Signs MOU with Lebanon’s Internal Security Forces Maronite Patriarch Calls for International Conference In an interview with CNBC, Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi emphasized his call for an international conference in addition to asking the Security Council […]
This week in LebanonApril 21, 2021
April 15, 2021 Undersecretary David Hale Visits Lebanon BDL Urges Lebanon’s Government to Curb Subsidies Foreign Firms Interested in Beirut Port Reconstruction Undersecretary David Hale Visits Lebanon This week, Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale visited Lebanon. He called on Lebanese political leaders to show flexibility and form a government capable of implementing […]