Beirut Port Silos at Risk of Collapse A Week Before Port Blast 2nd Anniversary

A week before the Beirut port explosion's second anniversary, the government has issued a warning that the northern part of the port silos are in danger of falling. This comes after the silos caught fire for three consecutive weeks due to the fermentation of the remaining grain stocks in the hot summer temperatures. Economy Minister has stated that the attempts to contain the fires are more likely to cause the silos to collapse, but his…

Meaning of “البطريركية” (Patriarchy)

Two female MPs, Cynthia Zarazir & Halima Kaakour, were disrespected and bullied inside the Lebanese parliament last week. MP Zarazir revealed in a press conference that she was catcalled by pro-government Amal MPs, given a filthy office containing Playboy magazines and used condoms and mocked over her family name. Meanwhile, MP Kaakour was asked to "sit down and shut up" by the speaker of the house Nabih Berri during a session and her reply "What…
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El-Shark Newspaper Must Apologize To Ukrainian citizens

5 months ago
This is not the first time El-Shark posts offensive and insulting material, but this time they overstepped their boundaries. At times where Ukrainians are living in fear of a Russian invasion and are standing together ...
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Energy Minister Promises Electricity 24/7 by 2025/2026

5 months ago
Twelve years ago, we were promised 24/7 electricity by Lebanon’s energy minister at the time Gebran Bassil, but we all know how that went. This week, Energy Minister Walid Fayyad mentioned during an interview with ...
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Over $40 Million of PCR Tests Revenues To Be Returned to Health Ministry & Lebanese University

6 months ago
Following Riad Tawk’s TV report on the missing PCR revenues from the tests performed at the Rafik Hariri airport, Public Prosecutor at the Court of Audit Judge Fawzi Khamis has issued a decision to return ...
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Suspects in Beirut Blast Probe Are Running For The 2022 Elections

6 months ago
Nabih Berri’s Amal movement has apparently decided to nominate suspects in the Beirut Blast probe Ali Hassan Khalil and Ghazi Zaaiter for the upcoming parliamentary elections. Khalil will run in the Hasbayya district while Zaaiter ...
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Dentist Elie Jasser Stabbed to Death in His Ablah Clinic

6 months ago
A Lebanese Army Sergeant called Salim Fahed stormed Dr Elie Jasser’s dental clinic in Ablah Zahle and stabbed to him to death with a sharp object. The motive? The sergeant’s fiancee was still hurting after ...
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A Documentary on The Assad Regime’s Mass Graves

6 months ago
Al Jazeera shared few days ago a haunting documentary on the mass graves in Syria under Assad’s rule, including an interview with an unnamed witness that helped dig graves around Damascus. The harrowing testimony by ...
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Energy Minister is Blaming Lebanese For Consuming More Electricity in Winter

6 months ago
Why are we barely getting 4 hours of electricity per day? Is it because of decades of incompetence and short-sighted solutions? Is it because of political and sectarian interference in the energy decision-making? Is it ...
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We Are Paying $200M For Two Extra Hours of Electricity

6 months ago
Lebanon’s Energy Minister Walid Fayyad signed yesterday a deal to purchase electricity from Jordan via Syria. The deal is expected to bring up to 250 megawatts of electricity a day within two months, which translates ...
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