Hanna Lahoud, Lebanese Red Cross Aid Worker, Killed in Yemen

The ICRC has confirmed earlier today that a Lebanese aid worker called Hanna Lahoud was shot and killed by an armed man when a team of aid workers were returning from Taiz city South of Yemen. "Yemeni security officials said Lahoud was killed in the district of al-Dabab which is under the control of forces loyal to the internationally recognized government of Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi. They said he was suffered at least four gunshot…

Sagesse’s Maroun Azzi Has Passed Away

Sad news today as the kid called "Maroun Azzi" who became an internet sensation about sharing videos where he was bashing his school then went back to apologize has passed away after a battle with illness. From what I read, he was suffering from aplastic anemia, a rare disease in which the bone marrow and the hematopoietic stem cells that reside there are damaged. Following his early videos, Maroun started his own FB page and…

Salim Salam Tunnel To be Partially Closed for Two Months

3 months ago
Improvement works for the Salim Salam tunnel are expected to start on Monday 15th of January and take around two months. According to the ISF, the tunnel, which is one of the most vital links ...

Beirut’s Nejmeh Square to Re-Open FINALLY!

3 months ago
The Lebanese army has been given instructions to remove all obstacles around the Parliament’s premises in Beirut’s Nejmeh Square as it will no longer be restricted for pedestrians. This comes days after the massive celebrations ...

No Casualties Reported On New Year’s Eve [2018]

3 months ago
For the second year in a row, no casualties were reported on New Year’s Eve thanks to the exceptional measures taken by the Internal Security Forces & Lebanese Army. The ISF reported few minor accidents ...

Beirut’s St. George Cathedral & Al-Amine Mosque Light Up for Jerusalem

4 months ago
Yesterday evening, and in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to declare Jerusalem the capital of “Israel”, images of Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulcher and Al-Aqsa Mosque were projected against the facades of ...

The End of an Era: Roadster Diner Achrafieh Branch to Close Next Week

5 months ago
The first ever Roadster Diner branch is set to close next week after almost 20 years. The Achrafieh branch is closing and getting relocated to Restos St. Nicolas, a food cluster at the heart of ...

Is the Lebanese Army Finally Getting The A-29 Super Tucano Attack Aircrafts?

6 months ago
I’ve been hearing about these Tucano aircrafts since 2014 but the Lebanese Army still didn’t get any of them. Al Jomhouriya is claiming we will get two aircrafts before end of this month and LBCI ...

“3eesh Kteer” Teta Jako Has Passed Away

7 months ago
Al Jadeed just tweeted that Jeanne D’arc Zarazir, the actor who played Jacko in the TV Show “3eesh Kteer” has passed away. She was such a funny and lovable character. She will be dearly missed. ...

U.S Embassy Bars any Movement of its staff to Casino du Liban

7 months ago
A friend just asked me if there’s anything happening at the Casino du Liban and shared with me a statement from the U.S. Embassy in Beirut barring any movement of U.S. government staff to that ...