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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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During May and June, the first cohort of 70 economically disadvantaged Syrian and Lebanese young adults, aged 15-30 years, were trained in AUB's AREC campus in Beqaa on basic digital literacy, internet literacy, MS Office programs, MS Excel, Photoshop, and English.
Not long after the Lebanese Army began their attack, the Syrian Arab Army launched their own assault from Jarjeer, hitting ISIL target within Lebanon's Beqaa province.
During a meeting with Mohammad Yaghi, an official within the Lebanese Hezbollah Resistance Movement, organized by Martyr Bassel al-Assad Social and Cultural Association in the Beqaa region, Abdul-Karim said Syria will remain the Resistance's supporter in its battle against Zionism and world imperialism.
DATELINE: 11 -- 12 AUGUST 2015, BEQAA VALLEY, LEBANON
Ms Habeeb also donated dried milk, heating stoves and blankets to Syrian Eyes Group, which supports refugees in Beqaa Valley, in east Lebanon.
BAALBEK, Oct 8, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish Ambassador in Beirut Inan Ozyildiz visited on Friday the Turkmens living in Beqaa Valley.
Rasamny-Younis Motor Company (Rymco), exclusive distributor of Nissan, Infiniti, GMC and Kawasaki in Lebanon, has named B-Motors its exclusive Nissan dealer in Beqaa.
The electorate in the mainly-Shia area of Baalbek in the Beqaa region, which voted overwhelmingly for the Hizbollah list of candidates, remembered the help rendered by the Islamists during the previous winter's snowstorm which engulfed the area.
The Israeli occupation army spokesman said Hezbollah setup the facility in Beqaa area to produce these missiles.
NNA added that three explosions were overheard in Beqaa, which later turned out be three strikes that targeted the aforementioned site.
The project includes distribution of Eid clothes and children toys over 2,760 orphan children of Lebanese, Syrian and Palestinian nationalities in Beirut, Mount Lebanon, Tripoli, Akkar and Beqaa regions, valued at US $150,000.
Al Rabia'ah will pay a field visit to the Beqaa tomorrow [Tuesday] and will inaugurate a series of humanitarian projects.