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  • Beirut
  • Just two months removed from their largest drug bust in Lebanon history, Beirut airport authorities have seized approximately five tons of Captagon amphetamine pills that were destined for Euorpe, according to reports. (breitbart.com)
  • Lebanese
  • At a joint press conference with Erdogan, Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri declared that Israel is an enemy of Lebanon. (israelnationalnews.com)
  • We will not only pass debts to them but also a wealth that will guarantee them a better future so that they remain in Lebanon," Lebanese president resident Michel Sleiman said last week as Lebanon drafted legislation that unilaterally defines its maritime borders with Israel. (israelnationalnews.com)
  • The Lebanese president has called on the Shiite Hizbollah movement to pull its guerrillas out of Syria, saying any further involvement in its neighbour's civil war would fuel instability in Lebanon. (thenational.ae)
  • To overcome this and as part of the WHO World Mental Health (WMH) Survey Initiative, a nationally representative psychiatric epidemiological survey of 2857 adults was done in Lebanon between September, 2002, and September, 2003, through a study called LEBANON (Lebanese Evaluation of the Burden of Ailments and Needs Of the Nation). (bio-medicine.org)
  • Four distinct physiographic regions may be distinguished: a narrow coastal plain along the Mediterranean Sea, the Lebanon Mountains (Jabal Lubnān), Al-Biqāʿ (Bekaa) valley, and the Anti-Lebanon and Hermon ranges running parallel to the Lebanese Mountains. (britannica.com)
  • Syria
  • Since the battle for Qusayr started a month ago, there have been frequent rocket attacks on Shiite areas of eastern Lebanon from rebel-held areas in Syria. (thenational.ae)
  • Lebanon is bounded to the north and east by Syria , to the south by Israel , and to the west by the Mediterranean Sea. (britannica.com)
  • According to FAO (2011) 3 , early initiation of breastfeeding amongst mothers in Syria was very low at 32%, while reports on the national level indicate a prevalence of 46% 4 . (ennonline.net)
  • Arab
  • Even though mental disorders are said to account for a large portion of disease burden worldwide, no national studies have been undertaken to assess// this assumption in the Arab world. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Lebanon shares many of the cultural characteristics of the Arab world, yet it has attributes that differentiate it from many of its Arab neighbours. (britannica.com)
  • Not only did Lebanon have to grapple with internal problems of social and economic organization, but it also had to struggle to define its position in relation to Israel, to its Arab neighbours, and to Palestinian refugees living in Lebanon. (britannica.com)
  • The trees, of which you most astutely write tomofanj, are primarily funded by the Jewish National Fund and are often planted on the sites of Arab and Bedouin villages and towns which continue to be wiped off the map, particularly in the Negev these days. (antiwar.com)
  • allow
  • We requested a cease-fire to allow for the cessation of hostility, which would allow for the building of the forces of Lebanon in order to establish its sovereignty over the whole of its territory,' he told reporters. (cnn.com)
  • Center
  • 3) Helem, a progressive NGO which normally does sexual minority human rights work and women's rights work (see helem.net), has shifted its center to a refugee intake point, providing blankets, food, etc for the refugees from the dahyieh and south Lebanon. (blogspot.com)
  • government
  • Since the discovery, Lebanon has claimed the field is in its territorial waters, and Hizbullah, which dominates the coalition government along with pro-Syrian elements, has said it will back Lebanon, using force if necessary. (israelnationalnews.com)
  • months
  • Lebanon has failed politically, now going fifteen months without a president due to the major parliamentary blocs' inability to agree on which Maronite should fill the position. (nationalinterest.org)
  • people
  • Missouri National Guard troops helped clear storm debris from neighborhoods, while Red Cross and United Way volunteers ran cooling stations for people without air conditioning in the summer heat. (cnn.com)
  • individuals
  • However, the number of individuals with mental disorders who are not receiving treatment is conside rably higher in Lebanon than in Western counties. (bio-medicine.org)