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Minor Hotels to take Oaks brand into Lebanon with Beirut property

Added: 19.01.2018 4:03 | 1 views | 0 comments

Minor Hotels will debut its Oaks brand in Lebanon later this year. The group has signed a management agreement with Allied Investment Group to operate Oaks Beirut.

Tags: Beirut, Hotels

US troops will remain in Syria, says Tillerson

Added: 18.01.2018 16:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

January 19, 2018 5:00 AM
BEIRUT • United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has committed America to an indefinite military presence in Syria, citing a range of policy goals that extend far beyond the defeat of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as conditions for troops to go home.


US troops will stay in Syria to counter 'strategic' threat from Iran

Added: 17.01.2018 19:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

January 18, 2018 8:19 AM
BEIRUT (WASHINGTON POST) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday (Jan 17) committed the United States to an indefinite military presence in Syria, citing a range of policy goals that extend far beyond the defeat of ISIS as conditions for American troops to go home.


Syrian Kurds appeal to UN as Turkey prepares to attack

Added: 17.01.2018 9:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's dominant Kurdish party on Wednesday called on the U.N. Security Council to act quickly to ensure the safety of Kurdish-controlled territories in the country's north, including an enclave that Turkey has threatened to attack. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will launch a military offensive in the coming days against territories controlled by the dominant Syrian Kurdish militia in northwestern and eastern Syria, and in particular the enclave of Afrin, where an estimated 1 million people...

Jon Hamm Has A Lot of Questions in the New Beirut Trailer

Added: 12.01.2018 19:25 | 5 views | 0 comments

In the new trailer for his upcoming drama Beirut, Jon Hamm’s character Mason Giles returns to Lebanon in 1982, ten years after the murder of his wife at the behest of the CIA. There, he will have to negotiate with a terrorist organization for the return of a friend, and ...


BAA6 / 109 Architectes

Added: 11.01.2018 10:26 | 5 views | 0 comments

When four brothers with four distinct personalities wanted to construct an upscale residential building in a wooded Beirut suburb, 109 Architectes played on the concept of a harmonious quartet.

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Photos Capture the Luxurious Life Inside Herzog & de Meuron's Beirut Terraces

Added: 07.01.2018 15:23 | 3 views | 0 comments

In the rapidly burgeoning city of Beirut, the post-war building boom is far from over. Much like its middle-eastern neighbors, it boasts of a plump share of designer architecture—as critic Oliver Wainwright refers to it, “”. It is here that the , a residential complex designed by , rises up to 119 meters, occupying a prominent place in the city’s skyline. In this collection of photographs by , one sees the Beirut Terraces from within, getting a glimpse of both the interior, as well as the multiple, unique views offered from inside the building.

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World Briefs: Melbourne car attack victim dies

Added: 30.12.2017 16:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

December 31, 2017 5:00 AM
BEIRUT • The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed responsibility for last week's bomb attack that tore through a St Petersburg supermarket and wounded 14 people. "The attack that targeted a shopping centre in St Petersburg the day before yesterday was carried out by an Islamic State-linked group," ISIS said in a statement last Friday.


Anger at poisoning of Beirut stray dogs

Added: 29.12.2017 21:55 | 7 views | 0 comments

Lebanese animal lovers have expressed anger over the alleged illegal poisoning of stray dogs by a local council in southern Beirut, after a video of the dying animals went viral on social media.


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