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Lebanon Daily News Brief 12/2/2021December 2, 2021
DAILY NEWS Registration Open for Lebanon’s Cash Card System Yesterday Lebanon opened registration for assistance to 700,000 vulnerable families through its new cash card system. The launch comes after months of delay and with only partial funding secured including a $246 million loan from the World Bank. The estimated cost of the cash card program […]
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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 Lebanon: 11/27/2021November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021 ATFL Leads US Representatives on Fact-Finding Mission UN Special Rapporteur Expresses Disappointment on Subsidies “Why the Gulf States Turned on Lebanon” by Hussein Ibish ATFL Leads US Representatives on Fact-Finding Mission to Lebanon The American Task Force on Lebanon led a congressional delegation to Lebanon on a fact-finding mission to better understand […]
This Week In Lebanon: 11/13/2021November 13, 2021
November 13, 2021 Arab League Envoy Backs Call for Kordahi’s Resignation Miqati Pledges to Hold Elections by May 21, 2022 “How Corruption Ruined Lebanon” by Rania Abouzeid Arab League Envoy Backs Calls for Kordahi’s Resignation This week Arab League envoy Hossam Zaki met Lebanese political leaders in an effort to explore resolutions to the escalating […]
This Week In Lebanon: 11/6/2021November 6, 2021
November 6, 2021 Top US military general meets Lebanese Army commander, Pentagon reaffirms support Senate committee advances Biden nominee for Middle East policy France says Lebanon should be ‘shielded’ from Middle East crises Top US military general meets Lebanese Army commander, Pentagon reaffirms support The top US military general met with the Lebanese Armed Forces […]