Bekaa


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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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On the other hand, Sayyed Nasrallah has urged not to vote for anyone who calls to disarm the resistance, and therefore we emphasize that the resistance on behalf of the people of Bekaa and the south particularly, and the people of Lebanon as a whole, should be exclusively in the hands of the Lebanese Army, for it is the only legitimate resistance force that is recognized by all, (...) and the only power that can provide the Lebanese with the required protection.
In yet another damaging report the daily reported the kidnapping and subsequent murder of a Lebanese man in Baalbek in the Bekaa Valley.
BEIRUT: The Internal Security Forces arrested 96 Syrian nationals in the Bekaa for allegedly entering Lebanon illegally, alongside three alleged people smugglers, an ISF statement reported Saturday.
ARMY ARRESTS THIEVES, DRUG DEALERS IN WESTERN BEKAA, BAABDAAn Army Intelligence patrol Tuesday raided houses in Al-Marj, Western Bekaa, belonging to gang members responsible for a number of robberies in Western and Central Bekaa.
BEIRUT: Speaker Nabih Berri Wednesday called on the Lebanese state to reassert its authority in the Bekaa Valley by ordering the Lebanese Army and security forces to crack down on criminals threatening the region.
The announcement comes just weeks after Future disbanded a number of its electoral supervisory bodies and dissolved its coordinating councils and secretariats in Beirut, Western Bekaa-Rashaya, Bekaa, Koura and Zgharta.
"The middle Bekaa region has been neglected for a long time and the deputies of said region in previous mandates have tried as much as possible to improve the situation, and were able to partially succeed," said Geagea.
Hariri Sunday capped a two-day campaign tour of the Bekaa region, where he called on Future Movement supporters to vote in high numbers, warning them that the electoral battle was between two conflicting paths: protecting the country from the region's wars or involving the country in the region's wars, in a clear reference to Hezbollah's deep involvement in the 7-year-old war in neighboring Syria.
Amal Movement's candidates are as follows: -Southern District II: Ali Khreis, Inaya Ezzeddine, Ali Osseiran, Nabih Berri, Michel Moussa -Southern District III (Bint Jbeil-Nabatiyeh-Marjeioun-Hasbaya): Ayoub Hmayed, Ali Bazzi, Yassine Jaber, Hani Qobeissi, Ali al-Khalil, Anwar al-Khalil, Qassem Hashem -Bekaa II (Rashaya-West Bekaa): Mohammad Nasrallah -Bekaa III: Ghazi Zeaiter -Beirut II: Mohammad Khawaja -Mount Lebanon: Fadi Alama R.A.H.
Summary: A woman and a man have been arrested after the body of a man believed to have been murdered was uncovered in Western Bekaa's Qaraoun over the weekend, the Internal Security Forces said in a statement Monday.
NNA - Minister of Telecommunications, Jamal Al-Jarrah, visited telephone posts in Shtoura and the Western Bekaa, as part of a plan to expand those posts and strengthen the Internet, and said during his tour "we have started to improve Internet services gradually."
BEIRUT: The following arrests were reported in Lebanon Tuesday: ISF ARRESTS TEEN IN BEKAA DRUG RAIDThe Internal Security Forces arrested a 19-year-old during a drug raid in the Bekaa Valley, a statement from the agency announced.