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Lebanon ready to legalise medicinal marijuana, parliament speaker says

18 July, 2018

Lebanon is ready to exploit the lucrative medicinal marijuana market.

Turkish 'power barge' gives Lebanon three months 'free' electricity

18 July, 2018

Esra Sultan, a Turkish 'power barge', docked in Lebanon’s coastal town of Jiyyeh on Wednesday evening, giving residents free electricity for three months.

Arab views of US low, support for Palestinians high

18 July, 2018

Comment: Washington continues to be seen as a threat, writes Derek Davison.

Anger as Lebanese authorities deport 'abused' Kenyan domestic worker

18 July, 2018

Anti-kafala activists say the assault is "not an isolated nor singular account of unprovoked violence against a black migrant woman in Lebanon".

Activists hail Lebanon ruling that could protect gay rights

17 July, 2018

A controversial article in Lebanese penal code, sees sexual relations 'against nature' - viewed as targeting non-heterosexual relations - outlawed and punishable by up to one year in prison.

Pope puts Lebanon on 'list of Christian pilgrimage sites'

16 July, 2018

Lebanon will join the Vatian's official list of official Christian pilgrimage sites in 2019

Exonerated Lebanese actor reveals torture details

16 July, 2018

Ziad Itani, a Lebanese actor exonerated over charges of collaborating with Israel, has detailed the torture he faced while in detention.

Karl ReMarks' satire migrates from twitter to print

13 July, 2018

Comment: Usman Butt talks to Twitter satirist and architect Karl Sharro about social media in the Arab Spring, and his upcoming book.

Lebanon's foreign minister blames downtrodden economy on Syrian refugees

10 July, 2018

Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil has come under fire again after blaming Syrian refugees for the country's declining economy, leading to an angry backlash from some politicians.

Jailed Lebanese tourist's father condemns Lebanon's 'official silence'

10 July, 2018

The father of Lebanese tourist jailed in Cairo for insulting Egyptians in an online video has slammed Beirut's 'silence' regarding her case.

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