Russell Crowe Donates to Save “Le Chef” Restaurant in Gemmayze

"On Behalf of Anthony Bourdain, I thought that he would have probably done so if he was still around. I wish you and LeChef the best and hope things can be put back together soon." That's the tweet Oscar Winner Actor Russell Crowe shared to confirm he was the one behind a generous donation to the legendary Gemmayze restaurant that was torn apart following the August 4 explosion. Bourdain had featured "Le Chef" in his…

Who Knew About The Ammonium Nitrate?

It's been one week now since the worst disaster in Lebanon's history, and we still haven't heard a word regarding the ongoing investigation. Every day, we're hearing a new story regarding the 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate but what we know so far is that a LOT of people knew about it. 1- President Michel Aoun received a report by the General Directorate of State Security on July 20, which he escalated to the concerned…
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#BeirutBlast: Six Days and We’re Still Waiting for the Investigation Results

2 months ago
The Lebanese President and the government announced almost a week ago now an investigation to determine within FIVE DAYS MAX the exact cause of the explosion and “who was responsible”, and they’ve refused so far ...
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Olympique de Marseille To Honor Beirut Blast Victim by Raising the Lebanese Flag

2 months ago
French Football team Olympique de Marseille is paying tribute to one of its fans in Lebanon, Cyril Canaan, who died in the most recent Beirut Blast, by placing the Lebanese flag on its jersey in ...
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Early Elections Without Reforms is a Sulta Trap

2 months ago
Today was yet another historic day. Protesters returned to the streets in massive numbers demanding justice, holding gallows, storming government ministries and occupying shortly the Association of banks building. Meanwhile Prime Minister Diab was delivering ...
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How The World Showed Solidarity with #Beirut

2 months ago
Lebanon is unfortunately making headlines around the world over an unfortunate event; a horrific explosion that has killed over 150 people so far and injured thousands. Tens of countries sent rescue teams and supplies to ...
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Western Union To Allow Transfers in USD Starting August 7

2 months ago
Following the disastrous blast that occurred two days ago, Western Union has announced that it will be offering zero-fees international money transfers paid out in U.S. dollars to Lebanon, and BDL has confirmed this decision ...
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A Tribute To The Ten Firefighters Killed in the Blaze

2 months ago
Ten brave firefighters were the first to respond to the fire that erupted at the port, few minutes before the huge blaze occurred. They had no idea what was inside the storage house, they rushed ...
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French President Visits Lebanon as Politicians Prepare to Kiss A$$

2 months ago
France and its president have been working harder than the Lebanese authorities following the devastating explosion and French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to visit Beirut on Thursday morning and meet with Lebanese officials. Paris ...
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It’s a National Disaster And They’re Still Forming Committees!

2 months ago
There are no words to describe what happened today. I kept watching over and over again the massive explosion wondering if this really took place in Beirut and not elsewhere. The huge blast, apparently caused ...
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