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Lebanon claims it foiled attacks on holy places and army positions

By | 2018-12-10T14:12:20+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Middle East|

Lebanon foiled a plot by militants based in Syria to carry out two attacks this year against places of worship and Lebanese army positions.

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Kuwait blocks work permits for Tunisian and Lebanese women lacking male guardian

By | 2018-12-10T01:58:58+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Middle East|

Kuwait had already imposed this requirement on Lebanese women, though only the latter require a security clearance.

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Israel seeks to leverage op against Hezbollah tunnels to complete Lebanon border wall

By | 2018-12-09T22:12:54+00:00 December 9th, 2018|Middle East|

Operation may take longer to complete than originally thought ■ On the Lebanese side, Hezbollah's silence is deafening ■ Local incidents have the potential of sparking broader conflict

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French Minister refuses to grant award to Palestinian NGO with terror ties

By | 2018-12-09T19:06:36+00:00 December 9th, 2018|Middle East|

Hotovely laments that Al-Haq and B’Tselem still expected to receive French human rights prize

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