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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The number of municipal seats to be contested in the first round of municipal elections in Beirut and the Bekaa Valley is 2,124, while the number of mayors' posts is 668.
Cascada Medical Center will open in Cascada Village in Taanayel, Bekaa, in the spring of 2016.
Yet he insists there's been no deviation from the size or scope of the planned project, nor does he see the situation in Syria drastically affecting the West Bekaa area where the project islocated.
But UNHCR and its partners are concerned about the most vulnerable; thousands who live in informal tented settlements in the Bekaa Valley area, who despite receiving aid will be struggling to cope.
During a mass rally, Bekaa people reiterated their rejection of foreign interference in Syria's internal affairs, voicing their support to the reform process commenced by President Bashar al-Assad.
Also in late August, a Syrian businessman and his accountant were abducted in broad daylight by 'militants' in Bar Elias in the Bekaa Valley.
The army intelligence and security forces have carried out comprehensive sweeps of the Deir Zannoun and Masnaa roads near Majdal Anjar - Sweira in the Bekaa Valley.
Summary: Tension was high in the Bekaa Valley town of Majdal Anjar on Wednesday following a clash that left two wanted men killed
I had not planned to watch Obama's Cairo speech on June 5, since I had an appointment in the plush Bekaa Valley, near Baalbek-Hermel with Shaykh Subhi Tufayli one of the founders of Hezbollah and its first Secretary General.
Summary: Four Lebanese soldiers were killed and 15 others wounded when their patrol came under attack in the eastern Bekaa Valley Monday in an incident that seemed linked to tensions between local tribes and
ISRAELI warplanes came under anti-aircraft fire last night as they flew over Lebanon's Bekaa valley and the north of the country.
The Israelis also hit an electrical transformer station in the Bekaa region, blacking out parts of the city.