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Joanna Wronecka. Photo source: UN

Responsibility for saving Lebanon rests with Lebanese leaders (Joanna Wronecka)

Appointed this year in Lebanon, the special coordinator Joanna Wronecka presented with Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General in charge of peace operations and the UNIFIL commander,...
Emmanuel Macron from the Residence des Pins, August 6, 2020. Photo credit: Dalati and Nohra

New international conference dedicated to Lebanon, on August 4

The President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron announced the holding of a new international conference devoted to Lebanon, on August 4, one year...
The headquarters of the Association of Banks in Lebanon (ABL). Photo Credit: NNA.

Lebanese banks wipe out $ 250 million in international aid (Thomson Reuters)

Lebanese banks have reportedly received $ 250 million in aid for refugees and vulnerable people in the face of the economic crisis, a report...

United Nations staff urged for caution in Lebanon

United Nations personnel in Lebanon are urged to be cautious in a letter that has been authenticated due to the deteriorating social and economic...
Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab. Photo credit: Dalati and Nohra

Prime Minister calls on UN efforts to continue the work of the Special Tribunal...

Outgoing Prime Minister Hassan Diab addressed a letter to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres thanking him for the additional efforts of the United...
Deserted streets in Lebanon following the Coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic on Saturday March 14, 2020. Photo credit Francois el Bacha for Libnanews.com. All rights reserved

Lebanon: Migrants hit hard by financial and economic crisis

A UN report notes that the economic crisis Lebanon is going through is hitting Lebanon even harder. 50% of them are currently unemployed, a...

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon threatened by the economic crisis

After many local institutions, it is the turn of the special tribunal for Lebanon to lack the funds necessary to ensure its functioning. As...

Lebanon / History: May 25, 2000 and the Israeli withdrawal from South Lebanon

Lebanon has been commemorating "Liberation Day" every May 25 since 2000, which is actually the anniversary of the Israeli withdrawal. This historical period straddles that...
The UN Security Council. Source ONE

UN Security Council Resolution 425 (1978)

UN Security Council Resolution 425 was adopted at the 2074th meeting by 12 votes to none, with 2 abstentions (Czechoslovakia and Union of Soviet...

Liban/Israël: Le gouvernement appelé à amender le décret 6433

Le président de la commission parlementaire de la justice et de l'administration publique Georges Adwan a appelé ce mardi à une réunion immédiate du...

Hassan Diab refuses to convene outgoing government to discuss demarcation of Lebanese exclusive maritime...

Prime Minister Hassan Diab has reportedly refused to convene the outgoing government to discuss the decree concerning the demarcation of the exclusive maritime zone...
Joanna Wronecka. Source Photo: ONU

Joanna Wronecka choisie comme coordinatrice spéciale des Nations Unies pour le Liban

Le secrétaire général de l'ONU Antonio Guterres a décidé de nommer Joanna Wronecka comme prochaine coordinatrice spéciale des Nations Unies pour le Liban. Ce...
The UN Security Council. Source ONE

Plainte du Liban contre Israël pour l’enlèvement d’un berger

Le Liban a déposé hier soir par le biais de son ambassadrice Amal Moudallali une nouvelle plainte contre Israël devant le Conseil de sécurité...

Négociations Israélo-libanaises: Tel Aviv refuse de faire des concessions

Selon les informations circulant actuellement, les autorités israéliennes, qui revendiquaient plus de 500 kilomètres carrés de la zone exclusive libanaise, refuseraient de discuter de...