Lebanon Daily News Brief 12/3/20

Thursday, December 3, 2020


Lebanon Ex-Army Boss, Intelligence Heads Charged with Corruption
Timour Azhari
Al Jazeera

President Macron Slams Lebanese Officials, Planning Trip to Lebanon
Hussein Yassine
The 961

IMF Says Lebanon Needs Fiscal Framework, Strategy to Fix Bank Sector


Rotating the Ministries: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Sami Zoughaib interview with Dr. Mounir Mahmalat
The Lebanese Center for Policy Studies

The Disaster in Lebanon and Challenge for the Biden Administration
Ambassador (ret.) Ed Gabriel
American Ambassadors Live


Lebanon’s Maritime Border Dispute with Israel
Lebanese American University
December 9, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. ET

The Lebanese American University is hosting a webinar conversation with Ambassador Frederic C. Hof and LAU NY’s Nadim Shehadi. Ambassador Hof is the Director of the Atlantic Council’s Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East. He currently teaches at Bard College and serves as Bard’s Diplomat-in-Residence. As US Special Envoy to Lebanon and Israel, he led US mediation efforts to find a solution to the Lebanon-Israel maritime border from 2010-2012, proposing what is now known as the “Hof Line.”


Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in these articles are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the American Task Force on Lebanon, a non-profit, nonpartisan leadership organization of Lebanese-Americans.