Founder of Syrian Union LB Facebook Page Arrested

LBC reported just now that the person behind the "Syrian Union in Lebanon" page, also known as "اتحاد الشعب السوري في لبنان" was arrested by the Lebanese authorities. He's a 24 years old Syrian who lives in Ta3mir Ain el Helwe. It would be interesting to know how they managed to track him back? Did they request information from Facebook or trick him somehow into revealing his identity? Who was funding him? Because it's hard…

Pro and Anti-Lebanese Army Protests on Tuesday in Beirut

The Syrian Union in Lebanon is calling for a peaceful protest on July 18th at the Samir Kassir square in Beirut against the practices of the Lebanese Army & Lebanese authorities towards the Syrian refugees. The organizers are condemning "the racist & murderous practices against Syrian refugees" in Arsal following the latest raid on two Syrian refugee camps of Nawar and Qareiah in the town of Arsal. Lebanese Army supporters obviously were not fond of…
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Ballatna el Ba7er Zbele!

2 months ago
A couple of weeks ago, a video emerged showing tons of toxic waste being illegally dumped daily into the notorious Burj Hammoud that was supposedly closed down years ago. Last week, a report by Marie-ève ...
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Red Cross & Civil Defense Members Assaulted in Two Separate Incidents

2 months ago
Whenever there’s a fire or an accident in Lebanon, you always see people rushing to help even if they have no clue what they’re doing. The truth is they make things worse most of the ...
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Lebanon is Hosting The 2017 FIBA Asian Cup But No One’s Funding it?

2 months ago
Lebanon is supposedly hosting the 2017 FIBA Asian Cup from August 8 till August 20, which is less than a month away but the organizers are still struggling to acquire the necessary funds needed to ...
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Why Has The Water in Ramlet el Baida Turned Green?

2 months ago
The water on Ramlet el Baida turned green in the last few days, not due to some chemical waste, but because of the increase in temperature and a rare bloom of marine phytoplankton. The green ...
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Plans for A New Bus Line (LOL) From Beirut to Tabarja

2 months ago
I have no idea how LBCI’s anchors didn’t laugh their asses off while reporting this story, and I love how they’re claiming it’s good news for the Lebanese people driving from Jounieh to Beirut every ...
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Who’s Protecting Lebanese Cameramen and Reporters?

2 months ago
LBCI’s cameraman Samir Baytamouni was attacked and beaten yesterday when he was filming a report on Mansouri’s turtle sanctuary and the construction works around it. LBCI reporter Sobhiya Najjar luckily managed to get the whole ...
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Banning “Burkinis” From The Beach is Wrong

2 months ago
Yesterday, a woman called Noura posted on her Facebook that she headed with her family to a beach resort in the North called Miramar and kept being asked not to swim. She stated the the ...
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12 Gun-Related Crimes & 13 Victims in the Past Month in #Lebanon

3 months ago
There’s a list being shared online showing the names of 17 victims of violence in the past 21 days. That’s a shocking number to say the least but I did check every single one of ...
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