Bekaa


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Bekaa

(bɪˈkɑː) or

Beqaa

n
(Placename) a broad valley in central Lebanon, between the Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon Mountains. Ancient name: Coelesyria
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The Bekaa hosts many refugee camps on cultivated land, where no sustainable water resources are found, she added.
The campaign involved distributing pamphlets at 56 shops and drugstores throughout the Bekaa area as well as handing 150 flowers and awareness fliers to Syrian and Lebanese female pedestrians.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Lebanese people in Beirut and the Bekaa Valley provinces cast their ballots on Sunday in the first round of the four-phase municipal elections.
Construction of Cascada Medical Center in Cascada Village in Taanayel, Bekaa.
Summary: Driving past the rows of vineyards and the occasional industrial factory in the fields of Taanayel, West Bekaa, one of the last things you would expect to see is 200,000 square meters of entertainment and mallstructures.
Around 400,000 of them live in the Bekaa Valley, an area that has seen the heaviest snow in the country this week.
BEIRUT, (SANA) -- People of Bekaa district in Lebanon denounced on Sunday the Arab League's resolution against Syria stressing their support to the people and leadership of Syria.
The Bekaa Valley reportedly turned violent toward the end of August due to the widespread use of weapons.
amp;nbsp; The majority of the vines today are grown 1,200 meters above sea level in Baalbeck, the ancient Greek city in the Bekaa Valley.
Lebanese authorities are stilling searching for seven Estonians kidnapped in Lebanon on Wednesday by an unknown group of masked men while cycling in the eastern Bekaa valley after having crossed the Lebanese-Syrian border, the pan-Arab daily AL HAYAT reported on Saturday.
Upon the directives of the Vice Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, a Saudi medical evacuation aircraft has transported four injured Saudis to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following a road accident they had several days ago on the Lebanese-Syrian border, Bekaa Region, Eastern Lebanon.
Byline: Tension was high in the Bekaa Valley town of Majdal Anjar on Wednesday following a clash that left two wanted men killed