Latest in Tag: Lebanon Highlight
Latest in Tag: Lebanon
Egyptian humanitarian aid extremely eased people’s pain: Lebanese Defense Minister
The recent state of confusion in Lebanese foreign policy will certainly have unfortunate consequences in the coming days, especially after the pro-Iranian Shi’a party, Hezbollah, placed its upper hand on this brotherly Arab country.
Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry received his Lebanese counterpart Charbel Wahba, on Sunday, to discuss overall bilateral relations and ways to resolve the current stalemate in Lebanon.
Pro-democracy activist was found dead in his car in South Lebanon
Police reportedly fired live bullets in order to stop protesters who tried to storm Tripoli’s government building
Egypt sends three aircraft with medical supplies to Lebanon
Lebanon’s number of coronavirus infections increased on Monday by 2,861 to 192,139, while death toll went up by 13 to 1,512.
Two huge explosions ripped through the Beirut Port on August 4, 2020, killing about 200, injuring at least 6,000 and leaving 300,000 homeless
Health experts have called for halting flights from concerned states to Lebanon to prevent new COVID-19 variant, but no such measures have been taken yet.
UNICEF Representative in Lebanon Yukie Mokuo said multiple crises have taken place in Lebanon which caused the weakening of the country’s population
Egyptian President called on Lebanese leaders to uphold country’s national interest, settle differences
Solution to Lebanese crisis embodied in return to French initiative, forming government far from logic of sectarian quotas, says Lebanese MP
Politicians are again presenting to our friends worldwide a blatant failure to manage public affairs, says Saad Al-Hariri
High level meeting emphasised need to support Lebanon through ongoing crisis
Cancellation is due to non-completion of preconditions to commencement of construction on Bisri Dam
There is need to implement reforms immediately, says Adib
Border clashes came only hours after Lebanon rejected Israeli call to reform UN peacekeeping force which patrols joint borders
Eradication of militant bourgeoisie is necessary for building of new Lebanese state
Parliament approves State of Emergency declared by caretaker government
In the statement, the social networking company said that the figure includes donations of $500,000 from a campaign by Facebook users, an amount that was matched by the company. The donation by Facebook comes in the wake of a huge explosion at the port in the country’s capital, Beirut, last Tuesday.
Security officials warned last month of potentially explosive material at Beirut port, says Lebanon’s State Security Directorate
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Lebanon on, Tuesday, for visit of solidarity, met with the Lebanese President, inspected Egyptian Field Hospital
Four ministers resign following angry demonstrations across Lebanon, with media reports of possible full cabinet resignation
The third aid batch compromises 14 tonnes of medical supplies, and foodstuff including flour to maintain bread production in the city and to compensate the damage occurred to the country’s strategic reserve of wheat, the Egyptian Embassy to Beirut revealed.
‘We must work together as Lebanon’s future is at stake’: Macron
A second Egyptian aircraft carrying urgent medical, relief supplies, and food aid was dispatched on Saturday to the Lebanese capital, Beirut, according to an Egyptian military statement.
20% of Beirut 5,000 injuries need hospitalization while serious cases have reached 120 as shattered glasses caused severe injuries that required surgeries
The death toll from Beirut explosions has reached 154, Lebanese Health Minister Hamad Hassan announced on Friday
Speaking shortly after his arrival, Macron said that what happened in Lebanon is a very huge disaster and an urgent response to this is required.
Prime Minister Hassan Diab called on “friendly countries” to support a country already facing its worst economic turmoil in years, amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.