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· January, 2008

Stories about Lebanon from January, 2008

28 January 2008

Lebanon: Demonstrations, Deaths and Specter of Civil War

Here is a random selection of bloggers’ reflections on yesterday’s incidents which started as demonstrations against electricity shortages and against hikes in prices but ended in riots, shootings and deaths.

25 January 2008

Lebanese Contestant in Italy's Big Brother

Lebanon: Car Bomb Targets Counter-Terrorism Captain

Yet another terrorist attack targeted Lebanon leaving behind deaths and destruction. Today, at 10am local time, a car bomb killed Lebanon’s active counter–terrorism police officer, Captain Wissam Eid and three...

21 January 2008

Palestine: Gaza Under Seige

Bloggers around the region are adding their voices to an international outcry as the Gaza Strip falls into darkness. A four-day Israeli blockade on the strip has led to the...

Lebanon: Ashoora and Hreeseh

10 January 2008

Lebanon: Without a President

Lebanon has been without a president since the deadline for the election passed on November 24, 2007. The political bickering continues. A number of foreign initiatives have been launched to...

9 January 2008

Lebanon: Norman Finkelstein's Visit

Lebanese blogger Ali Hammoud salutes Norman Finkelstein, who visited Lebanon recently.

Lebanon: The Three Little Pigs

Lebanon: Mothers Against Bush

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