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Israel, Lebanon reach 'historic agreement' on maritime dispute

Lebanese President Michel said earlier that the terms of the final draft received from U.S. envoy Amos Hochstein satisfied Lebanon and he hoped the deal would be announced as soon as possible.

Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid said Tuesday that the country has reached an “historic agreement” with neighboring Lebanon over their shared maritime border after months of U.S.-brokered negotiations.(AP)
Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid said Tuesday that the country has reached an “historic agreement” with neighboring Lebanon over their shared maritime border after months of U.S.-brokered negotiations.(AP)
Updated on Oct 11, 2022 02:47 PM IST

Woman live streamed bank robbery, stole money for sister's cancer treatment

It was just the latest in a string of heists as Lebanese depositors, whose savings have been devalued and trapped in banks for almost three years, take matters into their own hands.

The woman identified as Sali Hafiz had used her nephew's toy pistol for the hold-up.(Twitter)
The woman identified as Sali Hafiz had used her nephew's toy pistol for the hold-up.(Twitter)
Updated on Sep 14, 2022 08:50 PM IST

1st Ukraine grain ship passes through Bosphorus en route to Lebanon

The Razoni left Odesa on the Black Sea early on Monday carrying 26,527 tonnes of corn and anchored at the entrance of the Bosphorus Strait on Tuesday night.

The cargo ship Razoni crosses the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul, Turkey.(AP)
The cargo ship Razoni crosses the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul, Turkey.(AP)
Published on Aug 03, 2022 07:40 PM IST

Lebanon's economic depression "orchestrated by elite", says World Bank 

Lebanon's descent into financial ruin began in 2019, the result of a poorly managed spending binge that pushed up debt, political paralysis as rival factions squabbled and foreign lenders' reluctance to bail the country out unless it reformed.

Real GDP of Lebanon is estimated to have declined by 10.5%(AFP)
Real GDP of Lebanon is estimated to have declined by 10.5%(AFP)
Published on Jan 25, 2022 01:37 PM IST

Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia call for punishable measures against Lebanon

Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates followed the Saudis with punishable measures against Lebanon, increasing pressure on the small, crisis-hit country badly in need of foreign assistance to help it ease a crippling economic and financial crisis.

Kuwait gave Lebanon's ambassador 48 hours to leave the emirate, a day after Saudi Arabia made a similar move over a minister's comments about its war in Yemen.(AFP)
Kuwait gave Lebanon's ambassador 48 hours to leave the emirate, a day after Saudi Arabia made a similar move over a minister's comments about its war in Yemen.(AFP)
Published on Oct 30, 2021 10:01 PM IST
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