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Entries from September 2007

Lebanese army claims victory…again

September 2nd, 2007 · 9 Comments · Uncategorized

Lebanon’s army says it has been victorious in the battle of Nahr Al-Bared. It goes down in history with the Lebanese army’s other notable victories: Victory at Nahr Al-Bared 24 Aug 2007Victory at Nahr Al-Bared 16 Aug 2007Victory at Nahr Al-Bared 14 July 2007Victory at Nahr Al-Bared 2 July 2007Victory at Nahr Al-Bared 17 June […]

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Iraq’s not so bad after all

September 1st, 2007 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

The Iraqi city where American soldiers can walk through the souk to buy a kebab, and where journalism’s cheap.

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Syria helps Arab states hit by wheat shortage

September 1st, 2007 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Syria is donating hundreds of thousands of tons of wheat to Egypt, Jordan and Yemen. Those three states have been hit by a shortage, while Syria – at the heart of the Fertile Cresent – has a surplus. Jordan and Yemen will get 50,000 tons each, and Egypt gets 176,000 tons. As Egyptian blogger D.B. […]

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