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The death sentence of Tarek Houshieh, who killed British embassy worker Rebecca Dykes, has been overturned.

Rebecca Dykes was found dead in 2017 on the side of a road, strangled and reportedly showing signs of sexual assault.

Two arrested over British radio host's murder in Lebanon

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Two arrested over British radio host's murder in Lebanon

Two Syrian suspects have been held over the death of Gavin Ford, who was found dead in his home on Tuesday.

Popular British radio presenter Gavin Ford 'murdered' in Lebanon

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Popular British radio presenter Gavin Ford 'murdered' in Lebanon

DJ Gavin Ford's death led to an outcry on social media by people who followed his morning show on all-music Lebanon's Radio One station.

Protesters lambast Lebanese government for 'passiveness against femicide'

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Protesters lambast Lebanese government for 'passiveness against femicide'

Eight women - including a 15-year-old girl who committed suicide - have been killed as a result of male violence since December.

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Woman murdered in Lebanon, in surge of gender-based violence

A woman was murdered by her husband in central Beirut Monday, highlighting the wave of violence against women in the country.

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Lebanese prosecutor questions suspected killer of UK woman

A Lebanese prosecutor has begun questioning an Uber driver suspected in the murder of a British woman who worked at the UK Embassy in Beirut.

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Lebanese activists hold candlelight vigil for murdered women

At least three women have been murdered in Lebanon in less than a week, with activists calling for the government to end the killings.

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Lebanon minister calls Uber unsafe after Briton's murder

Lebanon's interior minister urged residents to use 'traditional' taxis, saying Uber is a 'virtual entity that has no physical representation.'

Suspected murderer of British diplomat 'was Beirut Uber driver'

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Suspected murderer of British diplomat 'was Beirut Uber driver'

The suspect apprehended on Monday morning in connection to the murder of a UK embassy staffer in Beirut was reportedly an Uber driver with a ...

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Lebanon arrests suspected killer of British diplomat Rebecca Dykes

A murder that has shocked Lebanon's expat community may have been solved as police say they have a suspect in custody who has confessed to ...

UK embassy worker found murdered in Lebanon

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UK embassy worker found murdered in Lebanon

Lebanese police are investigating the murder of a member of the UK embassy's staff, although the killing is not believed to be politically ...

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