Anti-Lebanon


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Anti-Lebanon,

ancient Anti-Libanus, Arabic Jabal al Sharqi, mountain range between Syria and Lebanon, rising to Mt. Hermon, 9,232 ft (2,814 m) high. Once noted for its forests of oak, pine, cypress, and juniper, the range is largely barren and stony. Its name also appears as Anti-Liban.

Anti-Lebanon

a mountain range running north and south between Syria and Lebanon, east of the Lebanon Mountains. Highest peak: Mount Hermon, 2814 m (9232 ft.)
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Approaching Damascus from the coastal highway, you travel beside the Barada ("Cold") River tumbling down from the Anti-Lebanon Mountains.
The wind had died, the stars were out and I could see across the valley to the Anti-Lebanon mountains and the border with Syria.
During the meeting, King Abdullah congratulated his Lebanese counterpart on "the liberation of the Anti-Lebanon region from terrorists, confirming Jordan's support for Lebanon and its political, military, and security institutions." Also, Aoun held talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, over the bilateral relations, in addition to the Palestinian Cause developments and the current situation in the region.
For the Kataeb Party there are two main substitutes for the garbage plan -- using a remote piece of land in the Anti-Lebanon Mountains and decentralizing waste management.
Summary: The sun is rising over the Anti-Lebanon mountain range that borders Syria.
In the resort town of Zabadani, on the foothills of the Anti-Lebanon Mountain range, security forces and army units in armored personnel carriers raided houses overnight on Sunday and arrested 70 people, residents said.
Now, the waterways of this fertile valley of cherry orchards and almond trees, nestled between the Mount Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon massifs, are clean and otter-friendly, thanks to a new German-engineered, environmentally sensitive waste water treatment plant--part of the hima's overall management plan.
In a statement issued following their meeting, the Bishops hailed the efforts and sacrifices made by the Lebanese army to liberate the outskirts of Anti-Lebanon from terrorists.
Summary: "I solemnly proclaim the state of Greater Lebanon and in the name of the French Republic; I recognize its sovereignty and extent from the Al-Kbir River to the borders of Palestine and the summits of the Anti-Lebanon mountains."
Green, chewy aniseed from Syria is then added as are each producer's individual ingredients, exact knowledge of which is a closely guarded secret among the many home distillers now dotting the snowy Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon Mountains.
NNA - President of the republic, Michel Aoun, on Tuesday underlined that Lebanon's victory against terrorism on the outskirts of the Anti-Lebanon region was positive and promising.
The base is reportedly located at the heart of a network of tunnels under the anti-Lebanon mountain range.