Lebanese Republic


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Noun1.Lebanese Republic - an Asian republic at east end of MediterraneanLebanese Republic - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
tabbouleh, tabooli - a finely chopped salad with tomatoes and parsley and mint and scallions and bulgur wheat
Asbat al-Ansar, Band of Partisans - an extremist Palestinian Sunni group active in Lebanon in the early 1990s that advocates Salafism; responsible for murders and bombings; seeks to overthrow the Lebanese government and control Palestinian refugee camps; funded by al-Qaeda
Abu Nidal Organization, ANO, Arab Revolutionary Brigades, Black September, Fatah Revolutionary Council, Fatah-RC, Revolutionary Organization of Socialist Muslims - a Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974; has conducted terrorist attacks in 20 countries; "in the 1980s the Fatah-RC was considered the most dangerous and murderous Palestinian terror group"
Force 17 - formed in 1972 as a personal security force for Arafat and other PLO leaders; became one of PLO's elite units; has built an extensive infrastructure of terrorist cells and weapon depots in Europe while attacking Israeli targets
Hezbollah, Hizballah, Hizbollah, Hizbullah, Islamic Jihad, Islamic Jihad for the Liberation of Palestine, Lebanese Hizballah, Organization of the Oppressed on Earth, Party of God, Revolutionary Justice Organization - a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon
Jabat al-Tahrir al-Filistiniyyah, Palestine Liberation Front, PLF - a terrorist group formed in 1977 as the result of a split with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine; became a satellite of al-Fatah; made terrorist attacks on Israel across the Lebanese border
Popular Struggle Front, PSF - a terrorist group of radical Palestinians who split with al-Fatah in 1967 but now have close relations with al-Fatah; staged terrorist attacks against Israel across the Lebanese border
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Middle East, Mideast, Near East - the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century; "the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"
Bayrut, Beirut, capital of Lebanon - capital and largest city of Lebanon; located in western Lebanon on the Mediterranean
Tarabulus, Tarabulus Ash-Sham, Trablous, Tripoli - a port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea
Saida, Sayda, Sidon - the main city of ancient Phoenicia
Sur, Tyre - a port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea; formerly a major Phoenician seaport famous for silks
Byblos - an ancient Mediterranean seaport that was a thriving city state in Phoenicia during the second millennium BC; was the chief port for the export of papyrus; located in Lebanon to the north of Beirut; now partially excavated
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Lebanese - a native or inhabitant of Lebanon
Translations
Libanoni Köztársaság
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ (NINA) - President Fuad Masum received the credentials of the new Ambassador of Lebanese Republic to Iraq Ali Habhab.
a country governed in a manner worthy of the Lebanese people, and that the Lebanese Republic be sovereign, independent and corruption-free," he said.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said on Tuesday received a cable of thanks from President Michel Aoun of the Lebanese Republic.
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Beirut, Rabi'II 17, 1439, Jan 4, 2018, SPA -- Ambassador Walid Al-Yaqub of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Lebanese Republic paid today several visits to a number of Lebanese leaders on the occasion of presenting his credentials.
Beirut, (QNA) - President of the Lebanese Republic General Michel Aoun warned Thursday of Israel's continued violations in Lebanon, particularly work on building a Blue Line wall that separates Lebanese borders from occupied Palestinian land.
Nammour expressed his pride in representing the Lebanese Republic to the Kingdom of Bahrain, stressing that he will exert his utmost efforts to promote the bilateral relations in the interests of both countries and peoples.
Iran, through our foreign policy, have a special respect for the Lebanese Republic," Shahidi told reporters after the meeting at the Grand Serail.
Saudi Arabia had earlier today announced that despite Riyadh's full support of Beirut to help maintain security, stability and sovereignty, the Lebanese republic showed hostile positions at Arab, regional and international meetings amid so-called Hezbollah's control over the State's will.
Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received cable of thanks from Tammam Salam, Prime Minister of the Lebanese Republic in reply to His Majesty's congratulatory cable on the occasion of the his country's 71st Independence Anniversary.
Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani summoned the Ambassador of the Lebanese Republic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Abdulsattar Isa to the GCC's General Secretariat in Riyadh following the hostile statements of Hezbollah's secretary-general Hassan Nasrallah against the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The Syrian Arab Army will continue fulfilling its duties to protect the Syrian Arab Republic and preserve the security of its citizens, and it is committed to respecting the sovereignty of the Lebanese Republic and its people's security, the General Command stressed in the statement.

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