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World - Region
10/12/2022 11:11:50 AM
Following years of mediation by the US, the governments of Israel and Lebanon announced consensus on an historic agreement to establish a permanent maritime boundary between the two countries, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a press release on Wednesday.

World - Region
10/12/2022 10:00:00 AM
Hezbollah will back a maritime agreement between Israel and Lebanon Hassan Nasrallah, leader of Hezbollah, said on Tuesday, only if it is officially endorsed by the Lebanese government. Gas riches are the "only door" to prosperity for crisis-hit Lebanon, he added.

World - Region
10/11/2022 8:25:10 PM
Israeli and Lebanese leaders announced on Tuesday that the final version of the proposal to demarcate the maritime border has been reached.

World - Region
10/11/2022 10:38:18 AM
Lebanon has secured its "full rights" in the latest text drafted by US mediators to demarcate the maritime border with Israel, its lead negotiator said Tuesday, after Israel said it met its terms too.

World - Region
10/11/2022 10:35:00 AM
Israel said Tuesday it was close to a "historic" deal with Lebanon to resolve a long-running dispute over their border in Mediterranean waters that boast rich gas reserves, after a US-drafted proposal met Israeli "demands".

World - Region
10/10/2022 11:25:49 PM
Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Monday said he hopes that a deal on border demarcation with Israel would be completed within days.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
10/7/2022 2:15:00 PM
The negotiations between Lebanon and Israel on the maritime border between the two countries may be coming close to an agreement, opening up prospects for off-shore gas extraction.

World - Region
10/6/2022 7:15:38 PM
Israel said Thursday that it will reject Lebanon's amendments to a US-drafted proposal on resolving a long-running maritime border dispute over gas-rich waters of the countries' Mediterranean coasts.

World - Region
10/6/2022 3:57:13 PM
Lebanon is grappling to strike a deal with Israel over contested maritime gas fields, but even with an agreement the cash-strapped country faces multiple hurdles before tapping potential hydrocarbon riches, analysts say.

World - Region
10/5/2022 1:09:16 PM
A Lebanese lawmaker entered a bank branch unarmed on Wednesday with two of her lawyers to free trapped dollar deposits she needs to pay for surgery, her lawyer said.

World - Region
10/4/2022 10:57:16 PM
Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati on Tuesday called for the election of a new president for Lebanon within the constitutional time frame before President Michel Aoun's tenure ends on Oct. 31, a statement by the Council of Ministers reported.

World - Region
10/2/2022 11:59:59 AM
Israel's prime minister on Sunday welcomed a U.S. proposal for setting the maritime border with Lebanon, saying the American plan for resolving a long-running dispute between the neighbouring countries would lift Israel's economy and boost regional security.

World - Region
10/1/2022 2:50:27 PM
The U.S. ambassador to Lebanon on Saturday delivered a maritime border demarcation proposal to President Michel Aoun and caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati on Saturday, as negotiations with Israel progress.

World - Region
9/29/2022 6:15:34 PM
Lebanon's parliament failed to elect a new president after a first round of voting Thursday amid deep divisions over a replacement for Michel Aoun whose term expires next month.

World - Region
9/29/2022 12:33:14 PM
The Lebanese parliament met Thursday to elect a new president, with no consensus on a successor to outgoing head of state Michel Aoun despite an unprecedented financial crisis.

World - Region
9/28/2022 5:37:08 PM
Lebanon will weaken its official exchange rate for the first time in more than two decades, a central bank official said, as part of efforts to tackle a crippling financial crisis.

World - Region
9/27/2022 1:14:19 PM
‚ÄčLebanon's parliament speaker on Tuesday summoned lawmakers for a session this week to elect the country's next president, offering a glimmer of hope of a political step forward even as chaos roils this Mideast nation.

World - Region
9/24/2022 9:55:38 PM
Seventeen bodies were recovered Saturday after a boat carrying migrants from Lebanon sank off Syria's coast, raising the overall toll to 94, Syrian state television said, in one of the eastern Mediterranean's deadliest such episodes.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
9/24/2022 8:36:08 PM
Egypt has offered its sincere condolences to Lebanon, Palestine and Syria over the death of tens of irregular migrants after their boat sank off the Syrian coast on Friday.

World - Region
9/24/2022 11:59:19 AM
Eighty-six bodies have been recovered since a boat carrying migrants from Lebanon sunk off Syria's coast, state media said Saturday, in one of the deadliest recent such shipwrecks in the eastern Mediterranean.

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