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Lebanon Daily News 01/13/21January 14, 2021
DAILY NEWS World Bank Approves Cash Assistance to Crisis-Struck Lebanon Sarah El Deeb Associated Press Lebanon: Sharp Decline in Human Rights Human Rights Watch Syndicates of Bakeries, Gas Stations Reassure Citizens Amid Panic Buying Naharnet Israel Launches Major Air Strikes on Iran-Linked Targets in Syria Suleiman Al-Khalidi Reuters OPINION & ANALYSIS The War’s Relentless Shadow […]
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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 LebanonDecember 22, 2020
DECEMBER 20, 2020 Ashraf Rifi Says Iran Sent the Ammonium Nitrate Aoun Pushes for Unified Standards New Aid Distribution Model to Lebanon Ashraf Rifi Says Iran Sent the Ammonium Nitrate Major General Ashraf Rifi said in his testimony before Judge Fadi Sawwan that Iran had sent the ammonium nitrate shipment that caused the Beirut […]
This Week in LebanonDecember 15, 2020
DECEMBER 11, 2020 Hariri Offers Cabinet Proposal and Aoun Counters International Funds Waiting on Lebanon Government Formation Caretaker Government Pledges to Keep Subsidies for Basic Goods Retired Brigadier General Says LAF National Security Strategy Lacking Hariri Offers Cabinet Proposal and Aoun Counters In effort to finalize a government formation before French President Macron’s visit […]
This Week in LebanonDecember 7, 2020
December 6, 2020 Frustration at International Aid Conference World Bank Release Report Depression in Lebanon Parliament Votes for Audit on All State Bodies Frustration at International Aid Conference On Wednesday a virtual international aid conference was held to support Lebanon in the midst of its economic and political crises. French President Macron expressed frustration […]