Lebanon, the tiny country on the eastern end of the Mediterranean basin may be small in size, yet it faces huge problems.
French Socialist Francois Hollande appeared headed to victory over President Nicolas Sarkozy, according to exit polls of voters released by Swiss and Belgian news media. Those polls showed Hollande with 52 to 53 percent of the vote in an election
A spokesman for the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Lebanon says a peacekeeper was killed and two others were injured in a road accident. “One UNIFIL (United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon) peacekeeper died and two other soldiers were injured in a road traffic accident involving an armoured personnel carrier on a routine patrol this morning,” […]
A French engineer who works for OGER INTERNATIONAL, Lebanon branch jumped from the 8th floor of the Gefinor Tower in the Hamra district of Beirut and died instantly Laurent TONNERRE has reportedly left a message saying he has lost all hope and was living a desperate life . The Internal Security forces cordoned the area […]
Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt disagreed with the stance of French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner with regards to Hezbollah. Jumblatt told As Safir that “the arms of the resistance and Hezbollah represent the essential guarantee to face any possible Israeli aggression against Lebanon, especially after the latest statements of U.S. President Barack Obama […]