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Lebanon braces for general strike as MPs mull Parliament extension
Contract workers dismiss EDL lawsuit threat, stand their ground
Activists campaign against Parliament extension
Social Affairs Ministry justifies refugee policy changes
Security, economic fears push Lebanese into depression
Militants will free captives if Hezbollah pulls out of Syria
Cabinet agrees poll decree, no vote expected
UCC to maintain exams boycott, blames politicians
Hezbollah kills jihadist who trained suicide bombers
Siniora makes case for Parliament extension
UCC mulls end to boycott, ministry says too late
Bassil visits Iraq in solidarity with Christians
Harb offers proposal to break presidential deadlock
Militants issue their demands over captive soldiers
Raise, House extension deal in the making

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    Special Reports, Opinions, Analysis &  Features:  Lebanon

Uprooted from their land, Iraqi Christians find little relief in Lebanon
Lebanon to US: We need military aid, too
Feature: Lebanon’s Christians, Muslims stand united
Hezbollah lowers fighting age as it takes on Islamic State
Hariri Returns to Lebanon: The Challenges Ahead
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Analysis: James Foley murder was Islamic State masterclass in the power of the jihadi PR machine
New Report Warns of Anti-Aircraft Weapons in Syria
pdf.gif (130 bytes) Fire and Forget: The Proliferation of Man-portable Air Defence Systems in Syria
Who armed ISIL? Former Soviet bloc nations aided by Turkey, sources say
Obama’s Iraq Policy: Passing the First Hurdle
Danny Schechter: Back into Iraq, Again
Stratfor: The Islamic State Loses Ground in Iraq
The Drama of Sinjar: Escaping the Islamic State in Iraq
Joel Rayburn: The coming disintegration of Iraq
Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud: Saudi Arabia does not support Islamic State terrorists – or any others
Malcolm Rifkind: If we have to work with Iran to defeat the Islamic State, so be it
Fear brings the enemies of Isis together at last
Abdulrahman Al-Rashed : ISIS bringing enemies together
Tariq Alhomayed: Sunnis must learn from their mistakes in Iraq

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   Middle East and Arab World News

Kurdish and Iraqi forces, buoyed by Mosul dam victory, push fight against Islamic State
Islamic State has more the 50,000 fighters in Syria: NGO
Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire
Obama: murder of James Foley 'shocks the conscience of the entire world'
Islamic State says beheads U.S. journalist, holds another
Obama Administration 'appalled' if video depicting James Foley execution is authentic
Obama: Iraq has regained control of Mosul dam
Syria strikes ISIS militants as US targets them in Iraq
Egypt: No deal yet on Gaza cease-fire, more talks
Israeli wedding of Jew, Muslim draws protesters amid war tensions
Syria war planes bomb jihadist positions for second day
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Lebanon Elections 2009: Full Coverage + Voting Results
Lebanon Parliamentary Committees: Elected November 12, 2009
Lebanon Saad Hariri's government lineup, affiliations
Lebanon: New Parliament's Power Map
Profiles: Lebanon's Siniora's second government
Brief Profiles: Siniora's second government
Lineup, Shares: Siniora's second government
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Lebanon's Siniora's first government lineup, affilitions
Lebanon Elections 2005: Lists, candidates, alliances and results
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