Zahle


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Zahle

 

a city in Lebanon, the administrative center of the Bekaa Muhafaza (governorate) . Population, 57,600 (1964). A railroad and highway link the city with Beirut. Zahle has summer resorts and vineyards.

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The announcement came at the end of a Mass at Skaff's homecity of Zahle to mark 40 days after the death of the veteran politician.
In details, a Mercedes car did not comply with the ISF orders to stop the car at an ISF checkpoint in Zahle.
Summary: What seemed like a distant dream for many Lebanese since the end of a 15-year bloody civil war in 1990 has become today a reality for the residents of Zahle and neighboring villages in the Bekaa region.
Aid coordinator at the Red Cross Yousif Butrus on his part noted that there are currently 165 refugee camps in Zahle and its suburbs, adding that conditions had worsened due to the recent snow storm which hit Lebanon.
Beirut, March 27 (BNA) -- An explosion took place next to the Church of Our Lady in Zahle industrial zone at around 5 am Lebanon time , and led to damages to a number of vehicles in the area, in addition to damage to some nearby houses.
The town of Zahle observed an official day of mourning amid tension yesterday, with political leaders trading blame after two activists were shot dead at the opening of a Phalange headquarters.
50) served up at the new Zahle restaurant in Van Nuys.
Born in Zahle, Lebanon, on August 15, 1916, Archbishop Raya was fond of recalling how Christian joy animated his life even while in the womb.
A bomb explosion seriously wounded the police chief of south Lebanon yesterday as he was driving through the city of Zahle.
Sources in the town of Jezzine said that the administration of the prison, located near Jezzine's serail, had informed the parents of the inmates that it had decided to move them to Zahle prison.
NNA - Zahle and Lebanon bid farewell Wednesday to the late Deputy and former Minister Elias Skaff, amidst a crowd of officials and public figures and popular delegations, who accompanied the funeral convoy from Beirut to his Beqaa hometown.
To develop factory in the industrial zone of Zahle.