Lebanon today : Thursday March 28 Top news

Here are the top stories for Lebanon today:

aoun in russia.Europe can expect ‘waves’ of migrants to arrive soon,   Lebanon’s president  warns

Aoun made the comments during his visit to Russia this week, where he said that Lebanon’s economic situation could force refugees currently residing in the country to seek a new home in Europe.

 

rayya hassanLebanon’s interior minister pledges to improve condition of prisons

Minister Raya El Hassan was quoted as saying:”We will do a series of field visits to prisons to adopt strategies to improve their conditions in coordination with the Directorate of the General Security,”

A United Nations UNIFIL soldier from the Spanish contingent, sits in an armored vehicle after 20 shells were fired by the Israeli army into southern Lebanon, near Rashaya al-Fukhar on December 29, 2013,
A United Nations UNIFIL soldier from the Spanish contingent, sits in an armored vehicle after 20 shells were fired by the Israeli army into southern Lebanon, near Rashaya al-Fukhar on December 29, 2013,

Israel violates Lebanese airspace almost daily: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a report to the Security Council released on Monday. “(UNIFIL) recorded an average of 96.5 air space violations each month, with an average of 262 overflight hours.” he added

 

 

 

Lebanese official calls for categorizing Syrian refugees to facilitate their return to homeland

“Some refugees do not wish to return for security, political or economic reasons which we should look into in a bid to facilitate this procedure and secure the return of those who can make it without any major problems,” Amal Abou Zeid foreign ministry’s representative on the joint Lebanese-Russian committee for the return of Syrian refugees to their homeland, told Xinhua