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News Lebanon: Families of Islamist prisoners in Lebanon rally for amnesty

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/01/21/families-islamist-prisoners-in-lebanon-rally-for-amnesty.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

BEIRUT – Hundreds of protesters have rallied in the Lebanese capital demanding that Islamist prisoners be part of a discussed general amnesty. The rally in central Beirut Sunday was attended by hundreds of families of Islamist prisoners. They were ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon concerned over Turkish offensive in Syria's Afrin - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/23/c_136915975.htm
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Lebanon concerned over Turkish offensive in Syria's AfrinXinhuaBEIRUT, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri discussed Monday Turkey's recently offensive on Syria's Afrin region with Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon Cagatay Erciyes. Erciyes visited Hariri to brief him on the Turkish offensive, code ...and more »

News Lebanon: Syrian refugees: Lebanon's camp conditions worsen in the cold

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/syrian-refugees-lebanons-camps-worsen-cold-180119161209979.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The UN's refugee agency says it's not getting the money it needs to help Syrian refugees in Lebanon through another harsh winter. The UNHCR requested $228m in 2017, but received less than 60 percent of that and life in the camps are getting worse.

News Lebanon: Here's Why A Muslim Editor Called Out A Company For Working With Gal Gadot - BuzzFeed News

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

BuzzFeed NewsHere's Why A Muslim Editor Called Out A Company For Working With Gal GadotBuzzFeed NewsGadot was born in Israel and participated in mandatory military service when she was 20, during the 2006 war with Lebanon. During her time in the IDF, she appeared in a Maxim shoot about the women in the military. Speaking to BuzzFeed News, Khatahtbeh ...and more »

News Lebanon: Why Not Apply the Pakistan Precedent and Suspend Military Assistance to Lebanon?

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/why-not-apply-pakistan-precedent-011300782.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Duplicity that undermines America’s regional policy should not be supported with U.S. resources. Why Not Apply the Pakistan Precedent and Suspend Military Assistance to Lebanon? The administration’s decision to suspend military assistance to Pakistan ...

News Lebanon: Aoun officially sets May 6 for Parliamentary elections - The Daily Star

News channel or source: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-News/2018/Jan-22/434903-aoun-officially-sets-may-6-for-parliamentary-elections.ashx
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The Daily StarAoun officially sets May 6 for Parliamentary electionsThe Daily StarPresident Michel Aoun Monday signed a decree officially setting Parliamentary elections for May 6, putting to rest fears that the vote would be postponed. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full breadth of The Daily ...and more »

News Lebanon: Centerville dials long distance in rout of Lebanon

News channel or source: http://www.daytondailynews.com/sports/centerville-dials-long-distance-rout-lebanon/EnIYJAjZt10u0AzbMJ3xcI/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Centerville guard Donnie Shelton acknowledged he hasn’t always had the strongest outside shot. So, for four years, the senior has been a card-carrying member of the Elks’ “Breakfast Club,” a program designed to let Centerville hoopsters hit the ...

News Lebanon: Zeaiter agrees to form new agriculture development committee - The Daily Star

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Zeaiter agrees to form new agriculture development committeeThe Daily StarAgriculture Minister Ghazi Zeaiter Monday agreed to form a committee tasked with formulating means of developing Lebanon's agriculture sector, a statement from the ministry said. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full ...and more »

News Lebanon: Lebanon petition drive aims to allow residents to vote on keno

News channel or source: http://www.wcax.com/content/news/Lebanon-petition-drive-aims-to-allow-residents-to-vote-on-keno-470512723.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) A petition drive has been started to allow residents in Lebanon, New Hampshire, to vote on the electronic bingo game keno after the City Council rejected putting it on the ballot. The council earlier this month voted against a measure ...

News Lebanon: Lebanon petition drive aims to allow residents to vote on keno - WCAX

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

WCAXLebanon petition drive aims to allow residents to vote on kenoWCAXLEBANON, N.H. (AP) A petition drive has been started to allow residents in Lebanon, New Hampshire, to vote on the electronic bingo game keno after the City Council rejected putting it on the ballot. The council earlier this month voted against a ...and more »

News Lebanon: More containers accepted in bottle bill; BottleDrop still plans Corvallis site, exploring Lebanon option

News channel or source: http://www.gazettetimes.com/business/more-containers-accepted-in-bottle-bill-bottledrop-still-plans-corvallis/article_e71ae777-fc7e-5050-ba22-7803d780f62a.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Mid-Willamette residents at the Albany BottleDrop were happy that different types of beverage containers are being accepted for refund this year, including tea, coffee drinks, juice, sports beverages and more. “I have two Frappuccino bottles in here ...

News Lebanon: More containers accepted in bottle bill; BottleDrop still plans Corvallis site, exploring Lebanon option - Albany Democrat Herald

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Albany Democrat HeraldMore containers accepted in bottle bill; BottleDrop still plans Corvallis site, exploring Lebanon optionAlbany Democrat Herald“I have two Frappuccino bottles in here,” said Laura Nesmith of Lebanon, as she pointed to a garbage bag filled with cans and other containers. “I think it's getting people to return more and recycle.” Michael Irwin of Albany supported the switch, as ...and more »

News Lebanon: Dark Caracal: Hacking group tied to Android spyware traced to Lebanon

News channel or source: https://www.csoonline.com/article/3250245/security/dark-caracal-hacking-group-tied-to-android-spyware-traced-to-lebanon.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Spyware traced to a building belonging to Lebanese intelligence has managed to steal “hundreds of gigabytes” of data from thousands of people in more than 21 countries via numerous campaigns which started back in 2012. The types of stolen data included ...

News Lebanon: Dark Caracal: Global Espionage Malware from Lebanon - Security Boulevard

News channel or source: https://securityboulevard.com/2018/01/dark-caracal-global-espionage-malware-from-lebanon/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Dark Caracal: Global Espionage Malware from LebanonSecurity BoulevardThe EFF and Lookout are reporting on a new piece of spyware operating out of Lebanon. It primarily targets mobile devices compromised by fake secure messaging clients like Signal and WhatsApp. From the Lookout announcement: Dark Caracal has operated a ...and more »

News Lebanon: Lebanon County Home and Garden Show slated for February

News channel or source: http://www.ldnews.com/story/news/2018/01/22/lebanon-county-home-and-garden-show-slated-february/1049576001/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Everyone with a Smartphone is invited to become an exhibiting artist in February's Smartphone Shootout. All photos need to be taken with a Smart phone, and framed for hanging in the exhibit. Entry cost is $5 per piece, and each photographer may enter up to ...

News Lebanon: Fifteen Syrians freeze to death trying to flee to Lebanon - Telegraph.co.uk

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/01/22/fifteen-syrians-freeze-death-trying-flee-lebanon/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Telegraph.co.ukFifteen Syrians freeze to death trying to flee to LebanonTelegraph.co.ukAt least 15 Syrian men, women and children froze to death while trying cross from Syria into Lebanon, the UN has said. The group of Syrian were following a smuggling trail near the Masnaa border checkpoint between Syria and Lebanon when they were ...and more »

News Lebanon: Syrian children succumb to freezing temperatures while crossing into Lebanon – UNICEF

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=58452
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

20 January 2018 – At least 13 Syrians, including two children, lost their lives to freezing temperatures in eastern Lebanon as they tried to enter the country from Syria, United Nations humanitarian agencies have reported. “More children could be among ...

News Lebanon: Surreal videos reveal a white-coated Naqoura beach in Lebanon - StepFeed

News channel or source: https://stepfeed.com/surreal-videos-reveal-a-white-coated-naqoura-beach-in-lebanon-4045
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

StepFeedSurreal videos reveal a white-coated Naqoura beach in LebanonStepFeedLast Friday, citizens of Naqoura, Lebanon, were left speechless when they woke up to a white scenery gracefully washing ashore its beach. The southern city is well known for its rocky beach, which has been heavily layered with white foam late last week ...

News Lebanon: Arabsat's BADR-4 is Good ... Broadcasts mtv Lebanon HD and Musical One TV

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Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

There is a new musical channel, One TV, that began broadcasting exclusively on Arabsat's BADR-6 satellite, additionally mtv Lebanon HD has struck an agreement with Arabsat that expands their viewership. mtv Lebanon HD has just started the new year by ...

News Lebanon: State police find drugs on Pine Grove man while serving felony warrant - Lebanon Daily News

News channel or source: http://www.ldnews.com/story/news/local/2018/01/22/state-police-find-drugs-pine-grove-man-while-serving-felony-warrant/1049505001/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

State police find drugs on Pine Grove man while serving felony warrantLebanon Daily NewsPossible Apartment Building Fire: City fire crews and the First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched at 4:16 p.m. Saturday to 494 New St. Weavertown, Rural Security and Glenn Lebanon fire companies and crews from Annville-Cleone Fire District were on ...and more »