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Bekaa

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a broad valley in central Lebanon, between the Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon Mountains
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In the Beqaa Valley people need winter assistance to survive the storms Lebanon has faced such as blankets, stoves, mattresses and sheets to repair tents for those refugees in actual tents.
In a similar move, Israeli aircraft also descended overthe Beqaa valley in Eastern Lebanon near the Syrian border.
The Names & Faces of Lebanese Army Soldiers Who Died Defending Us Against ISIS In The Beqaa The real state of mourning: "Faces of LAF Soldiers Who Died Defending Us Against ISIS In The Beqaa.
Such action provoked a bitter sectarian counter-reaction in Sunni areas, including the cities of Tripoli and Sidon, the capitals of northern and southern Lebanon respectively, and the town of Arsal in the northern Beqaa, in northeast Lebanon.
Its source of countraband on sale in the Middle East, Eastern Europe and elsewere is believed to be a hub of drug laboratories operating in the Beqaa Valley.
There are many indications of this, from Iraqi provinces threatening to secede from Baghdad to Lebanese sects threatening to form their own armies opposite Hezbollah's armed fighters, up to security unrest in the street, especially in the North and in the Beqaa near the border with Syria, and to political chaos in state institutions.
Terrain: Narrow coastal plain; El Beqaa (Bekaa Valley) separates Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon Mountains.
BAALBEK, Oct 8, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish Ambassador in Beirut Inan Ozyildiz visited on Friday the Turkmens living in Beqaa Valley.
Rasamny-Younis Motor Company (Rymco), exclusive distributor of Nissan, Infiniti, GMC and Kawasaki in Lebanon, has named B-Motors its exclusive Nissan dealer in Beqaa.
Moreover, while the Lebanese government as the administrator of state affairs should be more involved in Southern Lebanon and the Eastern Beqaa (Hezbollah's strongholds and historically underdeveloped regions), the party can coordinate socioeconomic projects there.
Lebanon boasts a number of areas in the Beqaa Valley with gusts that rise to speeds of four to six meters per second, strong enough to fuel wind turbines.
The biggest upset for the opposition was in their Christian stronghold Zehle, in the eastern Beqaa valley, which the Hariri camp won its seven seats.