Ray Bassil Wins Gold Medal at Asian Cup, Qualifies to 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics

Lebanese Champion Ray Bassil is off to a new quest for an Olympic medal after clinching the Gold medal at the Asian Championships being held in Doha, Qatar. Ray beat all her competitors and earned herself a spot in the 2020 Summer Olympics that will be held in Tokyo. Ray has qualified to the 2012 and 2016 Olympics but failed on both occasions to get a medal. In 2016, Ray couldn't qualify to the semi-finals…

The Artsy Side of the 2019 Lebanese Revolution

The talented artists of this revolution are making it even more beautiful inside out. I compiled some of the graffiti works that I received in the past week or more and shared them below. I also highly recommend you follow the account Art_Of_Thawra as they're promoting all artsy works and those behind them.
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The People are THE ONLY Red Line!

1 month ago
We’ve entered Day 8 of the 2019 revolution and we’re getting stronger and more determined by the day. The President’s speech now was very disappointing with no signs of plans of actions being taken, and ...
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#LebanonProtests: Few Thoughts on Day 5

1 month ago
Day 5 came to an end and so did the 72 hours ultimatum that PM Hariri had given. Here are few thoughts on what happened today and what’s to come: 1- Government lost its last ...
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Al Hallab Offering Knefe To Roughly 10,000 #Tripoli Protesters

1 month ago
Abdul Rahman Hallab & Sons in Tripoli were busy earlier this morning distributing Knefe to over 10000 people protesting in the streets. They had early posted a hotline few days ago offering free food to ...
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In Pictures: Lebanon ‘Whatsapp’ Protests

1 month ago
Lebanon witnessed a second day of protests today with over a million people taking the streets and asking the government, the President and the whole ruling political class to step down. Here are some of ...
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Lebanese Army Commando Regiment Takes Part in Spain’s National Day Parade

1 month ago
Lebanese soldiers from the Commando Regiment took part this year in the parade in Madrid on the occasion of the Spanish National Day. Last year, The Spanish Army raised the Lebanese flag during a military ...
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Walid Mouaness “1982” Film to Represent Lebanon in the 2020 Oscars

2 months ago
Culture Ministry has announced that Director Walid Mouannes’ “1982” Film will represent Lebanon at the 2020 Oscars. The drama, which is set in a private school outside Beirut and takes place over a single June ...
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Lebanon’s Omar Itani is UN 2019 Young Champion of the Earth for West Asia

2 months ago
31,800kg of clothes collected, 5570 beneficiaries, 28280 items sold in 65 different markets, and 45 collection bins set up across Lebanon. FabricAID was founded by Omar Itani, in an attempt to efficiently collect, sort and ...
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Capernaum Among 100 Best Films of 21st Century, Ranked #119 on IMDb

2 months ago
The Guardian released its 100 best movies of the 21st century list and Capernaum is featured among them. Ranked #71, here’s what they said about Nadine Labaki’s masterpiece: A sprawling drama that functions both as ...
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