lebanese women hail first female arab interior minister

Hassan has already held top jobs - including finance in 2009-2011 - her appointment to portfolio managing security was hailed as step forward for Lebanese politics... ... Much Lebanese law, including personal status matters such as marriage, divorce and inheritance, is applied according..

meet the women in lebanon’s government

The nominations of these women will change the perception of society toward women and their capacities, Claudine Aoun Roukoz, president of National Commission for Lebanese Women and of Lebanese President Michel Aoun, told Al-Monitor. . Carmen Geha, who conducts research on..

us urges new lebanese government to block hezbollah

Skip to main content US urges new Lebanese government to block Hezbollah . . . ... Palladino welcomed signals from Lebanese leaders that they would abide by UN Security Council Resolution 1701, which established a ceasefire in 2006 after Hezbollah attacks triggered a devastating Israeli..


TEHRAN - Iranian Ambassador to Beirut Mohammad Jalal Firouznia, re-voiced Iran's support for the formation of Lebanese government, and condemned US interventions in the region.. ... Islamic Republic of Iran will continue its supports for Lebanese and nation to resist against the terrorist..

lebanon: discriminatory nationality law

In the interim, Ministries of Labor, Health, and Education should adopt and publicize decisions treating spouses and children of Lebanese on par with Lebanese citizens, to ensure they are not denied basic rights and services.. ... On August, Progressive Socialist Party announced..

hezbollah: battle against takfiris almost won

Lebanese resistance fighters also took control over Jabhat Fatah al-Sham's positions Wadi Maarouf, Wadi al-Khayl, Wadi Zaarour, Wadi al-Dam and Wadi al-Daqayeq.. ... In August 2014, Jabhat Fateh al-Sham and Daesh terrorist groups overran Lebanese of Arsal, killing number of..

‘arsal operation decided solely by hezbollah’

Arsal operation was decided by Hezbollah, in speech on Wednesday, making reference to Lebanese town. By liberating key positions from the militants, Elaborating on the significance of the operation, the area that straddles Lebanese- Syrian border was known for its harsh geographical..

iran deputy fm discusses regional issues in lebanon

Jaberi Ansari, for his part, said Lebanese, nation, army and resistance movement had played in the fight against Israeli regime and terrorism.. ... Iranian Ambassador to Beirut Mohammad Fat'hali is also present in Jaberi Ansari, also held talks with Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran..

lebanese leader pleads for war's end

And two Israeli soldiers were killed heavy fighting in Lebanese of Bint Jbail, the military said. It was one of the deadliest days for Lebanese in nearly four weeks of fighting, higher than on Friday, when at least 32 Lebanese civilians and two Lebanese army soldiers..

main street protest hears both sides

SOUTH BEND -- Waving American, Palestinian and Lebanese flags on Sunday afternoon, some 50 people protested the hundreds of lives lost to the two-week-old, U.S. ... Israeli bombing began when Hezbollah, Lebanese group with in Lebanese government, kidnapped two Israeli soldiers. ..

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