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LaF

Louisiana French.
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military assistance is maintained and operated by Lebanese soldiers and airmen, demonstrating the capacity of the LAF to generate trained and ready forces for operations, the core goal of the U.S.-Lebanon Protected Mobility Program.
United Nations Security Council resolution 1701 calls upon the Lebanese government and LAF to prevent armed groups like Hezbollah from operating in South Lebanon.
For his part, the U.K.'s charge d'affaires in Lebanon, Benjamin Wastnage, said: "In this volatile region, it is the LAF that provides for Lebanon's security, stability and prosperity.
Back in 2013, the LAF engaged in a daylong military operation against Assir and 200 of his well-armed supporters in the Sidon neighborhood of Abra.
On August 2, 2014, a combined force of some 700 militants, drawn mainly from the Islamic State and the then-named Jabhat al-Nusra (the forerunner of HTS), stormed Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) positions in Arsal, triggering five days of fighting.
At the same time Hariri is visiting Washington, however, the LAF is taking part in a joint military operation with Hezbollah in northeastern Lebanon, targeting a pocket of Syrian armed groupsincluding the group formerly known as the Nusra Fronton the Syrian border.
According to Binay, formerly President Benigno Aquino III's assistant on overseas Filipino concerns, although there was a budget for LAF in 2015, the administration did not release the fund.
Citing the report of DFA during the Senate, she said only 258 out of the 5,979 jailed OFWs were subsidized in 2014 under LAF despite it having a savings worth P41.12 million.
During budget deliberations last year, Binay said, the DBM proposed only P30 million for the LAF. The senator had pushed to raise the fund to P100 million.
Over the next four years, France is to deliver to the LAF 250 combat and transport vehicles, seven Cougar helicopters, three small war-ships and a range of surveillance and communications equipment.
LAF in a statement said that the four-kilogram bomb was discovered during a night patrol in the Zgharta district, the Lebanese National News Agency (NNA) reported.
On 30 January 2015, for one night only (7-11pm), the largest Latino Fiesta to date in the UAE, the LAF 2015, will stretch through the Alleyway on 8th Street to Artissima Gallery in Al Quoz.