Thursday, September 20, 2018
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Exclusive – France Restricts Travel by Diplomats to Iran

By John Irish PARIS (Reuters) France has told its diplomats and foreign ministry officials to postpone indefinitely all non-essential travel to Iran, citing a foiled bomb...

Lebanese Cannabis Farmers Hope Legalisation May Bring Amnesty

BEKAA, Lebanon (Reuters) The contrast between the vibrant green of a cannabis field and the arid land nearby in Lebanon's Bekaa valley has for...

Lebanon to Consider Legalizing Cannabis Growing: Official

BEIRUT (Reuters) Lebanon's parliament is considering legalizing the cultivation of cannabis for medical purposes, Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri said on Wednesday, in an attempt...

World’s Oldest Bread Found at Prehistoric Site in Jordan

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) Charred remains of a flatbread baked about 14,500 years ago in a stone fireplace at a site in northeastern Jordan...

Shakira Sings at ‘Magical’ Cedars of Lebanon, Land of Her Ancestors

By Lisa Barrington BCHARRE, Lebanon (Reuters) Shakira performed at the ancient cedars of Lebanon on Friday in a mountaintop concert in the land of her ancestors The...

Artist Captures War as Seen by Children – Toys Included

By Ayat Basma BEIRUT/DEBAGA CAMP, Iraq (Reuters) U.S. photographer Brian McCarty wants you to see the horrors of war, but through the eyes of a...
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