Lebanon (/ˈlɛbənɒn/ or /ˈlɛbənən/; Arabic: لبنان‎ Libnān or Lubnān; [lɪbˈneːn]; Aramaic: לבנאנ; French: Liban), officially the Lebanese Republic (Arab...
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Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Beirut Suicide Bombings That Kill Dozens
Twin suicide bombings claimed by the Islamic State killed dozens of people and wounded more than 200 in Beirut on Thursday, raising fears of intensified attempts by the radical Sunni group to undermin...
A new weapon of Islamist extremists is...poetry?
Militant Islamist groups have a number of strategies for recruiting vulnerable young men to their cause. They produce videos, tap into social media and write fiery pamphlets with overblown rhetoric. ...
A female Lebanese news anchor was told to shut up—here's what she did instead
Rima Karaki is a Lebanese TV host who isn't afraid of a fight.Things got heated Monday when Karaki was interviewing Hani Al-Seba'i about the phenomenon of Christians joining Islamic...
The 20 funniest French expressions (and how to use them)
The French don’t tell you that “you’re grumpy”...they tell you that “you’re farting sideways” (Avoir un pet de travers).
Secret chamber hidden beneath ancient temple in Lebanon surprises archaeologists
Nothing ignites archaeological and historical curiosity more than an unexpected and mysterious discovery. A secret room newly uncovered by researchers at a Bronze Age temple in Sidon, Lebanon, is such
Libyan official says 9 killed in Tripoli hotel attack | News , Middle East
A Libyan security official says nine people, including five foreigners, have been killed by gunmen who stormed a luxury Tripoli hotel.
History of Lebanon
A tour over ancient Lebanon.
Byblos (βύβλος) is the Greek name of the Phoenician city Gebal (earlier Gubla). It is a Mediterranean city in the Mount Lebanon Governorate of present-day Le...
The Phoenicians.
the fascination of this ancient city, its roads of the medina and its along sea.
Pictures of lebanese historical sights and landscapes. Song by Fairuz - Watani(My nation) !!!PLEASE READ BEFORE WATCHING!!! I did a terrible mistake, there's...
Baalbek - Video
Temples of Baalbeck Lebanon. Heliopolis-city of the sun.
Beirut - Slide show
Fairouz-Ya hawa Beirut.
History of Lebanon
The history of Lebanon covers the history of the modern Republic of Lebanon and the earlier emergence of Greater Lebanon under the French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon, as well as the previous history...
History of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Phoenicia (/fɨˈnɪʃə/ or /fəˈniːʃə/; from the Greek: Φοινίκη, Phoiníkē; Arabic: فينيقية‎, Fīnīqīyah) was an ancient Semitic civilization situated on the western, coastal part ...
Phoenicia - Wikipedia
35°30′47″E / 33.88694°N 35.51306°E / 33.88694; 35.51306Beirut (Arabic: بيروت‎ Bayrūt; Biblical Hebrew: בְּאֵרוֹת Be'erot; Hebrew: ביירות Beirut; Latin: Berytus; Fren...
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Geography of Lebanon
35°50′E / 33.833°N 35.833°E / 33.833; 35.833 Lebanon is part of the Middle East, located at approximately 35˚N, 35˚E. Stretching along the eastern shore of the Mediterranean S...
Geography of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Climate of Lebanon
35°50′E / 33.833°N 35.833°E / 33.833; 35.833 Lebanon is part of the Middle East, located at approximately 35˚N, 35˚E. Stretching along the eastern shore of the Mediterranean S...
Climate of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Lebanese people
The Lebanese people (Arabic: الشعب اللبناني‎ / ALA-LC: ash-shaʻb al-Libnānī  [eʃˈʃaʕeb ellɪbˈneːne]) are the inhabitants of the country of Lebanon and their ancestors. The term may als...
Lebanese people - Wikipedia
Culture of Lebanon
The culture of Lebanon is the cross culture of various civilizations over thousands of years. Originally home to the Phoenicians, and then subsequently conquered and occupied by the Assyrians, the Per...
Culture of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Music of Lebanon
The music of Lebanon has a long history. Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon, has long been known, especially in a period immediately following World War II, for its art and intellectualism. Several s...
Cuisine of Lebanon
Lebanese cuisine (Arabic: المطبخ اللبناني‎, "Lebanese kitchen") includes an abundance of starches, whole grain, fruits, vegetables, fresh fish and seafood; animal fats are consumed sparingly...
Cuisine of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Sports in Lebanon
Because of Lebanon's unique geography, both summer and winter sports thrive in the country. In fact, during autumn and spring it is sometimes possible to engage in both activities on the same day; for...
Sports in Lebanon - Wikipedia
Economy of Lebanon
The economy of Lebanon is a developing economy, with a private sector that contributes to 75% of aggregate demand and a large banking sector that supports this demand. The IMF forecast a growth of 7% ...
Economy of Lebanon - Wikipedia
Politics of Lebanon
Lebanon is a parliamentary democratic republic within the overall framework of confessionalism, a form of consociationalism in which the highest offices are proportionately reserved for representative...
Tourism in Lebanon
The tourism industry in Lebanon has been historically important to the local economy and remains to this day to be a major source of revenue for Lebanon. Before the Lebanese Civil War, Beirut was wide...
Tourism in Lebanon - Wikipedia