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Lebanese doctor's drive to curb Covid with sniffer dogs

15 April, 2021

Dogs are being used to sniff out Covid-19 infections at airports in Dubai, Helsinki and Syndey.

Syria devalues pound after sacking central bank governor

15 April, 2021

The Syrian pound has lost more than 98 percent of its value since the start of the country's uprising in 2011.

US warns of punitive actions for Lebanese blocking reforms

15 April, 2021

David Hale, undersecretary of state for political affairs, did not specify what kind of punitive actions Lebanese officials could face.

US envoy presses Lebanon leaders to form govt

14 April, 2021

David Hale has urged Lebanon’s leaders to form a government and help stabilise the crippled economy.

Lebanon president delays declaration on waters disputed with Israel

14 April, 2021

Lebanese President Michel Aoun has refused to consent to a plan to expand Lebanon's maritime borders amid ongoing disputes with Israel and Syria in the eastern Mediterranean.

Money laundering probe eyes Lebanon central bank chief: report

14 April, 2021

An investigation into the embezzlement of funds from Lebanon’s central bank is examining activities linked with Riad Salemeh.

Foreign firms vie to rebuild ravaged Beirut port

14 April, 2021

Devastation wrought by the port explosion in Beirut, which killed more than 200 people, has sparked a commercial and geopolitical contest between foreign companies rushing to win the reconstruction bid.

Rebuilding Raqqa: Hope amid the ruins of war

13 April, 2021

In-depth: Three years after being liberated from IS, Raqqa is still in ruins. But despite funding shortages and security challenges, residents are doing their best to reconstruct a stable life.

Senior US State Department official to visit Beirut

13 April, 2021

The US State Department announced it will send a senior official to voice the administration's "concern" over the worsening situation in Lebanon.

Hamas elects former head Khaled Meshal as diaspora chief

13 April, 2021

Khaled Meshal has been elected as head of Hamas' diaspora office.

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