Lebanon


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Thus, there are two different views of what Lebanon should be in a political-religious context.
Monitoring corporate print media in the month following Israel's assault of Lebanon, no commentary can be found that examines Hizbullah's strategy without also condemning or at least noting the immorality of targeting Israeli civilians, a result of the fact that Israeli Jews are securely humanized in the United States.
They called for the integration of Hezbollah in the Lebanese army and argued that the issue of Shebaa Farms--a small stretch of land claimed by Lebanon but held by Israel, even though the United Nations says it belongs to Syria--should be dealt with by using diplomatic means.
Iran and Hezbollah are considered responsible for the suicide bombing of a Marine barracks in Lebanon in 1983, which killed 241 American servicemen.
At right, marchers cover their faces with dark scarves as they protest Israeli strikes against Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon.
Perhaps more than any other Arab country, Lebanon has opened its borders to global political, commercial, social, and cultural influences.
For example, Lebanon has been an emigrant culture for a long time, and its cultural artifacts feature subjects that may be rare elsewhere.
He held an assembly in his native Lebanon shortly thereafter and wrote to Fitch: "The people in this part of the colony are very jealous for their liberties and desire that the most vigorous exertion be made for the repeal of the late act of Parliament .
Lebanon has insisted that its track is linked to the Syrian track, and peace with Israel means that Israel has also made peace with Syria.
Some would argue that it is mainly a matter of Lebanon co-ordinating its position to follow Syria's lead.
Since 1990, Middle East Airlines has issued a significant number of passenger tickets in the United States for transportation from this country to Lebanon.
Each country--a sworn enemy of the other--was wary of the burgeoning Palestinian presence there, and each wanted to bring Lebanon into its own sphere of influence.
He also pointed out that the partnership between the UE and Lebanon was solid in various fields, namely in investments and regional diplomacy.
Mutasim Mahmassani, Board Member and General Manager of Al Baraka Bank Lebanon, said that the size of the Islamic finance industry in Lebanon does not exceed $1 billion.
SIDON, South Lebanon, Sept 25 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) distributed Friday meat to 550 Syrian refugee families in south and east Lebanon on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha.
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