The Lebanese Civil War Still Haunts Families of Disappeared

The International Day of the Disappeared is observed on the 30th of August every year and was created to draw attention to the fate of the individuals who went missing through conflict, disaster and migration and show solidarity with their loved ones. Thousands of Lebanese families still do not know what became of their relatives and are not being provided with any information on the fate of their loved ones. A mother whose three sons…

Manal Assi’s Killer Not Getting Away That Easily with Murder

Mohammad Al Nhaily beat his wife Manal Assi to death with a pressure cooker back in 2014, leaving her to die in front of her two daughters. Last month, The Beirut Criminal Court reduced Nhaily's sentence from the death penalty to five years in prison, stating that he was in a state of extreme rage at the time of the murder, which means that Nhaily was expected to walk out of prison in around 18…
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Rape Suspects Of a 16-year-old Girl Cheered by Crowds Following Release

5 months ago
A month ago, three boys were arrested by the army intelligence after being suspected of raping a 16-year-old over a period of two months in North Lebanon. Early reports were saying that the girl was ...
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A Proposed Bill To Prosecute Rapists In Lebanon. Bakkir Wlo!

5 months ago
Did you know that Article 522 of Lebanon’s penal code allows rapists to get away with their crime if they marry the woman they raped? That article was meant to preserve the “honor and dignity ...
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Shameful “Anal Exams” Still Taking Place in Lebanon

5 months ago
Human Rights Watch published an 82-pages long report on the forced anal examinations on men and transgender women accused of consensual same-sex conduct in which cases were reported in Lebanon in the past five years. ...
Lebanon

British Singer Seal Sheds Light On Local Talent During His Beirut Visit

6 months ago
Original Story via Stepfeed British Soul and R&B singer Seal was visiting Beirut and held a great, but sort of short, concert on Thursday at the Beiteddine Festival. During his stay, Seal dropped by Beirut ...
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What Are These Girls Talking About?

6 months ago
Child marriage continues to be a serious problem in Lebanon and the Middle East. Girls are generally more impacted than boys as they are not physically nor emotionally ready to become wives and mothers. Child ...
Lebanon

How Can We Find a Shelter For This Old Man in #Beirut?

6 months ago
The above picture was shared by Iman Kanaan yesterday with the below text: Ok guys. I really need your support on this. I found this man on the street today in Beirut. He’s 84 years ...
Lebanon

A New Soap For Domestic Workers in Lebanon

7 months ago
KAFA came up with a new soap “Clensen Ozo Trio” especially made for foreign workers in Lebanon, and offered it to customers in a supermarket to see how they would react to it. Sadly enough, ...
Lebanon

Hayda “MongolĂ©” He Shouldn’t Work Here

7 months ago
MBC did a stunt at one of Lebanon’s supermarkets and recorded how people reacted to a customer disrespecting an employee with special needs (both were actors). I loved how EVERYONE stood up for the employee ...
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