December 16, 2017
Salem-News.com (Feb-08-2014 20:53)
Pacific Power Crews Set to Work Through Night to Restore Power to mid-Willamette Valley AreaSalem-News.com
Pacific Power crews set to work through night to restore power to mid-Willamette Valley area; Lebanon area hardest hit by serious combination of snow, ice and wind.
Pacific Power crews are entering their second night of battling the elements to restore electrical service to customers in the mid-Willamette Valley.
Salem-News.com (Jan-23-2014 12:40)
Deadly Blast at Haret Hreik Leaves Neighborhood DevastatedTim King Salem-News.com
LBCI TV in Beirut reported that, "the group of the Palestinian Ahmed Taha has links to the suicide bombing." However reliable sources told Salem-News that this is not true, adding that no Palestinians were involved.
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Naharnet Newsdesk in Beirut, reports that the booby-trapped Kia car that exploded Tuesday in Haret Hreik came from the Sabra Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut, on the outskirts of the southern suburbs.
Salem-News.com (Jan-21-2014 19:28)
PRESS TV: Blast at Haret Hreik Claims Promising Young LivesTim King Press TV
Teen in Dahieh who escaped three bombings dies in blast. Salem-News.com writer Franklin Lamb knew two of the victims.
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Naharnet News began their article about the death of Maria Jawhari, a teen girl in Beirut, with her quote, "This is the third bombing that I escape, I don't know if the fourth will kill me – feeling sad."
Salem-News.com (Jan-10-2014 11:41)
Pressures Mounting... A Palestinian-Hezbollah War in Lebanon?Dr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com
The Sunni and the Shia just as with the Palestinians and Hezbollah need each other for many reasons including to confront growing Islamophobia...
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It’s not just the leadership of the Zionist regime still occupying Palestine, six decades after the 1948 Nakba, that appears to be salivating at the current stoking of current tensions between the Palestinian Resistance and in some respects, its historic off-spring Hezbollah.
Salem-News.com (Jan-03-2014 12:37)
Will Lebanon Survive 2014? Should it?Dr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com
The latest information this morning comes from Hezbollah security guys who guard our building (and my motorcycle—bless them for both favors!) and who have been visibly present throughout Dahiyeh for the past six months, ever since the spate of neighborhood bombings began.
Another week, another terrorist bombing. It’s beginning to look a lot like that here in Lebanon these days. Another apparent suicide bomber detonated a car rigged with explosives in the southern suburbs yesterday killing at least five people and injuring at least 77.
Salem-News.com (Dec-23-2013 02:38)
Santa is Not Coming to PalestineJafar M. Ramini Salem-News.com
What is it that makes our leaders tread the same path over and over and over again, knowing that it can only lead to disaster?
It’s the Sunday before Christmas. London is wearing its party frock; the lights are glittering, the bells are chiming; the throng of shoppers are streaming up and down the streets. Happy and joyous are they all. And here I am, a Palestinian exile, a grandfather, a father and a husband, trying to bring some of this happy mood into a corner of London that I call my little Palestine.
Salem-News.com (Dec-05-2013 09:10)
Lebanon: Criminalize TortureWilliam Gomes,Human Rights Ambassador for Salem-News.com
Human Rights Ambassador William Nicholas Gomes Said Torture is widespread in the Lebanon.
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The police torture and ill-treatment are grounded in inadequate or badly implemented legal protection, a judicial emphasis on confessions over other types of evidence, a culture of impunity, and lack of proper oversight mechanisms.
Salem-News.com (Nov-19-2013 11:40)
US, UN Security Council Silent on Iran Embassy Attack (VIDEO)Salem-News.com
The United States and the UN Security Council have yet to condemn the terrorist attacks on the Iranian Embassy in Beirut, which killed a senior Iranian diplomat.
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Several hours following Tuesday’s deadly attacks, which killed and injured scores of people, Washington and the UN Security Council are still tight-lipped.
Salem-News.com (Nov-15-2013 15:38)
Because it Exists
Dr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com