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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 Center for Civic Engagement and Community Service aims with its partners to have built the capacity of 1000 students through this program in the Beqaa and Beirut by the end of 2017.
"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.
Turkmens in Beqaa Valley are making their living with agriculture and stockbreeding.
B-Motors opened its new showroom spreading over 750 sq m at the entrance to Beqaa City today (July 5).
The Beqaa, an agricultural region traditionally neglected by the state authorities in Beirut, is Hizbollah's birthplace and springboard from which the group has spread its influence into other areas of the country.
Baumel was one of six soldiers missing from the Sultan Yaaqub battle in the Lebanese Beqaa Valley that took place on June 11, 1982, during the First Lebanon War against a large Syrian force.
The flood of the Litani River, which overflowed for the third time in a row in a month, caused confusion, disconcertion and bafflement in the Syrian refugee camps along the Beqaa Valley, particularly Deir Zanoun, Marj and Bar Elias.
In a separate program, the center distributed 635 kits of household utensils, 312 winter clothes packages and 680 blankets to Syrian refugees in Lebanon's Beqaa region.
Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon, hosted on Friday a luncheon in honour of a number of Lebanese religious, political, parliamentarian, and media figures including Sheikh Zaid Bakkar Zakaria Mufti of Akkar; Sheikh Khalil Almees Mufti of Zahle and Beqaa; Sheikh Hassan Dalli, Mufti of Hasbaya and Marjeyoun, Sheikh Khaldoun Arimat Head of the Islamic Centre for Studies and Media in Beirut; Mouin Maroubi, Lebanese Minister of State for Displaced Persons, and Qassim Abdul-Aziz, former member of the Lebanese Parliament.
Qatar Red Crescent Society's (QRCS) mission in Lebanon has launched a new project that helps provide clean drinking water for the Syrian refugee camps in Arsal of the Beqaa Governorate.
Hassan Chamas, a business professor in the Lebanese International University in Beqaa Valley, Lebanon puts the 'goals' in #professorgoals, as seen through his kind gesture towards one of his students.
It said in a statement, "The resistance will choose the right time and place to retaliate to the strike near the Beqaa region of Jinta" and claimed that no one was killed or injured, only material damage incurred, though not to rocket positions.