Lebanon's National Olympic Committee sent 8 athletes to the 2004 Games in Athens.
no the main reason for the civil war was that there were soem states right advocated that says the states should decide if the follow that law. they were in the south. the people in the north were for federal rights. the states rights thing is basically going back to the articles of confederation wh…
2387 miles (3841 km) (2074 nautical miles)
About 50 miles in a straight line, and around 150 miles travelled by car.
The approximate population of Lebanon as of 2010; For the Lebanese
who live permanently in the country: between 2,500,000 and
3,000,000. In addition to that about Lebanon has about 600,000
Palestinians and 500,000 of foreign labor. The official records
show about 4,500,000 Lebanese with nearly 2,000…
Mainly Israel on one side, and on the other side was Hezbollah, the Amal Movement, the Syrian Socialist National Party (SSNP), the PFLP-GC, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard and a handfull of Somali mercenaries. The Lebanese Army was also involved in a few skirmishes with Israeli forces, but officiall…
Ethnically Lebanese have the blood of ancient people who inhabited their land such as the Phoenicians. Many Lebanese say they are phoenician and DNA testing and history shows that they indeed have no relation with the Arabs today, although many Phoenicians mated with Spanish and a few Greeks.
The similarities between India and Lebanon are several. First, they are both located in Asia. Second, is that they both contain people that are from either Christianity or Islam. Third, is that in both countries, there are people who speak English and/or French.
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The John F. Kennedy quote is more than attributed. It is documented. He did in fact say "Ask not what your country can do for you" as part of his inaugural address given on 20 January 1961. There have been questions about whether he was influenced by other authors who may have said similar things. …
i don't want to jynx the country but lately things have been perfect. Lebanon was the best performer in the last 12 months economically. the GDP grew over 8% in 2008. also the BSE ( stock exchange ) grew 51%. the banking sector benefited from the economic crisis and grew 23pct. beirut was chosen by …
Mass is about 2 hours from Lebanon.
Lebanon's capital and biggest city is Beirut. It was chosen as the one of the top ten liveliest cities in the world by Lonely Planet and the first place to visit in 2009 by the New York times.
The country of Lebanon is mountainous, bounded on the north and east by Syria, on the west by the Mediterranean and on the south by Israel. Between the parallel mountains ranges of Lebanon and Anti-Lebanon lies the fertile Bekka Valley. About one-half of the country lies at an altitude of over 3,000…
The lebanese national costume is a scarf and a long dress for the women and for the men a long dress and a red fabric around the heads
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In Lebanon ther eis a lot of places you can vistit. To see its history to Abalbeck and old Roman civilization. Beirut is the best place if you are looking for a good time. The clubs are amzing, the restaurants are to die for , and the beach resorts are five star. When you whant to see the beauty of …
Lebanon is located on the east end of the Mediterranean Sea. Israel is to the south of Lebanon while Syria is to the northeast. Hope that gives you a general idea.Much simpler it is located in the middle-east of Asia.
Lebanon has a Confessional Democracy (Republic), the only one in the world, where positions of power are not based on merit but on Religious Denomination. Thus the President must be a Maronite (Catholic Christian) The Prime Minister must be a Sunni Muslim The Speaker of the House must be a Shia Mu…
The official language of Lebanon is Arabic. French and English are also used as official languages at orders and syndicates. Lebanese is the native language of the people of Lebanon. French, Arabic and English are also used as part of conversations. Lebanese, has seven major dialects that are used b…
Lebanon's economy and markets are best described at the dawn of the new millennium by a private and liberal economic activity and an openness to abroad with perfect capital and labor mobility. The private sector contributes to around 75% of aggregate demand, a well-diversified sector that covers the…
If you go with Etihad airways it takes 18 hours, the trip is split in to 2. The first half of the trip is from sydney to abu dahbi wich takes 14 hours one go. Then The 2nd half is from abu dahbi to beirut, Lebanon which takes 4 hours.
The Lebanese culture has influenced the Australian culture with their traditional Lebanese food and Lebanese music which is both entertaining and soothing. their music and type of dancing is a way of expressing their culture and background. the lebanese way of life has adapted to the Australian life…
wheter we could have slaves or not. The north wanted to abolish slavery, while the South with the plantations wanted slavery.
10 452 km2 it is very small :)
The Civil War started because usually during an electoral vote the solid south which is the whole south opposed some candidate and voted him off he would be out of the election. But during the 1850-1860s that wasn't the case. Abraham Lincoln won with a landslid by the new state California which was …
they sent in peace keeping troop to protect the civilians living there, and in exchange were attacked by a suicide truck bomb. when they were pulled out more than 500 troops were dead.
-Good Morning: Sabaho(hard H), sabahel keir (hard H), Bonjour-Goodbye: Bye, Yalla Bye, Minshoufkon(addresing 2 or more persons), Minshufak(1 person)-Welcome( as in greeting): ahlan, ahla w sahla, sharraftou(2 or more persons), sharrafet(1 person male), sharrafteh(1 person female)-Welcome(as in reply…
with the English letters only we write it :"okhot"but in the internet lebanese language:"o5ot" where the "5" stands for the /kh/ sound
I don't know how to spell it but to say it it is "huduh"
about 660 miles
The percentage of shi'a in Lebanon is approximately 28% in comparison to the whole Lebanese population.
Yes, Alex Sleiman is the leader and also a amateur boxer in Cabo San Lucas.
Lebanon is a christian country but Muslims are invading us
there isn't any postal code for Naqoura ... Lebanon has no Zip or postal code ..
At this point, 1/20/2011, Lebanon's primary official leader is President Michel Suleiman. Currently, however, there is no government, which recently collapsed.
Lebanon doesn't have a king, but has a president that i currently Michel Sulayman
Sitti is an Arabic word which means "my grandmother." It is not just the word for grandmother, but it also includes the personal pronoun "my" by the long ee ending.tayta
It was a ancient country in the olden days.It is also a 100,00 years old thank you for leating me make a complement
Lebanon is great, but the north part of Lebanon it's peaceful and well
Answer 1Hezbollah is against doctors and hospitals in the middle east because of the abuses that go on there by medical staff,forced medical treatment without the persons consent and other things that cannot be mentioned here.Hezbollah has always tried to change the unjust regeime that is Lebanon an…
Though it is evident that we are responsible for destruction of the environment causing global warming, we can still work hard to help it. People around the world help the environment by:- using environmentally friendly products- recycling, reusing products and plastic, paper, etc.- reserving bio sy…
The official language in Lebanon is different than the spoken one(s). The official language is Arabic. French and English are also official languages in orders and syndicates. The native and spoken language of Lebanon is Lebanese. People also speak French and English, while use Arabic more in rhetor…
You call your grandmother Sittu and your grandfather Giddu.
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Israel won the Lebanon war militarily, but Hezbollah may be said to have won politically. Israel achieved its goals, which was to 1) establish a buffer-zone in Southern Lebanon and force Hezbollah to withdraw from this area, 2) reach a complete ceasefire, effectively ceasing the low-scale conflict w…
The current president of Lebanon is General Michel Suleiman, a Christian ex-commander of the Lebanese Armed Forces. He was sworn into office on May 25, 2008.
The distance from Concord NH to Lebanon NH is 57 miles.
If someone is from Beirut you call him or her Lebanese, since Beirut is the capital of Lebanon. Actually the proper response to his query would be this: You call someone from Beirut a 'Beiruti', the same way you may call someone from New York a New Yorker etc......
"How are you" in Lebanese is "Keefak? Mneeh?" when addressing males and "Keefik? Mneeha?" when addressing females. This literally means "How are you? Good?"
Protect the people there
A flight to Australia to Beirut would be a 20 hour flight becasue u have to stop somewhere which is Aboudubi and that would be 14 hours then u are travelling to Beirut so all together is 20hours. But Beirut to Lebanon is on 15mins.
In Lebanese ,as in many different Arabic countries, the expression used is "kol aem o'enta b'khier" (كل عام وانت بخير). It literally translates to "each year and you are fine", but carries the same meaning as the English expression "happy new year".
There are several popular last names haddad, khoureh, maby lahoud
The Lebanese Mountains, called Mount Lebanon, runs parallel to the
Mediterranean Sea from Lebanon into Syria.
The country is Syria, the capital is Damascus.
The mountain range that runs parallel to the Mediterranean Sea from Lebanon into Syria is the Lebanese Mountains called Mount Lebanon.
Israel is bordered by Lebanon to the north, Syria to the northeast, Jordan and the Palestinian Territories (West Bank) to the east, and Egypt and the Gaza Strip to the southwest. The Mediterranean Sea is to Israel's west, and the Gulf of Aqaba (which leads to the Red Sea) is to its southeast.
Tripoli is a city in Lebanon and Tripoli is also the name of the capital city of Libya.
Golda Meir was prime minister of Israel.
It is approximately 2336 miles from San Francisco to Hawaii. It
will take around 5 hours to fly the distance.
Chocolate : shokoolaaa in Lebanese accent written as : شوكولا
The assassinated prime ministers of Lebanon that I know are two. The first one is "Ryad Al-Sulah". The second one in 2004 is "Rafik Al- Hariri". "Ryad Al-Sulah", is an old Lebanese prime minister who lived the Lebanese civil war and was assassinated long time ago. Rafik Al-Hariri, as I mentioned bef…
the differentreligious groups grew
no its just 10452 km square
No,Lebanon isn't in Europe it is in the middle east near israel and syria Actually, Lebanon is in Asia, where most of the Middle East is. Although Europe was named after the Lebanese Phoenician Princess Europa, Lebanon is not considered a part of Europe.
Lebanese is the native language of the people of Lebanon. French and English are also used as part of conversations. Arabic is the official language in the country, while French and English are also used as official languages at orders and syndicates. Lebanese, that has seven major dialects that are…
The "as the crow flies" distance is 29.4 miles.
the lebanese translation of love is حالة حبّ.
the closest translation i could find was 'hobbi' which is i like you in arabic
to pronounce it, it sounds like (pe-heb-uck) for a guy and (pe-heb-eek) for a girl.
-Love as a noun is Hob (hard H)
- I am in love: ana waeaa…
The main cause of the Lebanese Civil War was that the fragile balance between the Maronite Christians, Sunni Arabs, and Shiite Arabs was in a precarious position and the arrival of the PLO (Palestinian Liberation Organization) in Lebanon threatened to tip the scales. As a result, each faction took t…
Lebanon belongs to Pennsylvania.
The zip code of Beirut, Lebanon is 1107 2020
Lebanon is in Asia.
In regard to the countries you mentioned, as you suggested in the question, there are indeed Catholics in the Middle East that adhere to the pope. For instance, the Maronite rite, which is very popular in Lebanon, is still in Communion with Rome. As for your question, the European blood…
It is a civil war that started in 1975 among lebanese parties and ended in the 1990 in a conference held in Taaif in Saudi Arabia. check this http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lebanese_Civil_War
Answer 1 Wherever you see a military conflict in the history of modern Israel, and that Israel still exists after it, you know that Israel didn't lose. Had Israel lost, it would no longer exist. Just as on so many previous occasions of violence and military action, there was nothing worthy of the w…
These are both countries in Asia, specifically in the Middle East. They are on the Mediterranean coast.
In my opinion, yes, every politician at that time was involved in the civil war. People also say that he and his party started the civil war by bombing a bus, this is mostly what people say there. Thet were also involved in series of stuff like killings and being killed. So it is both, that they suf…
The purpose of the UN troops was to try to end the Lebanese Civil
Lebanon is an upper middle class country. average wages in 2007 hovered around 31$-40$ a day. for more info check wikipedia economy of Lebanon.
Answer 1Hezbollah (Arabic: حزب الله Ḥizbu 'llāh, literally "Party of Allah" or "Party of God") is a Shiite Islamic militant group that operates primarily out of Lebanon. It also has numerous secondary wings such a political party and healthcare services. Its primary source of funding an…
He is called Micheal Slaiman and he is the president
Lebanon is in Asia, in the middle east.
Yes Lebanon is in Asia. Western Asia.
you say mar7aba :)yes im lebanese :)
Limestone, iron ore, water-surplus, salt, arable land
The Arabic word hamas translates to enthusiasm in English. It is
the name of a Palestinian Islamic organization recognized as a
terrorist group in several countries.
according to the last civil record done in Lebanon since 1932, 952 city and village were recorded.Ralph
Ninety-six kilometers east of the Port of Beirut is the City of
Adra Labor. Farther north of Adra Labor is the city of Heleh, which
is also on the 96 km mark.
Yes, Lebanon is a country, the link below is the Wikipedia page for it. a small country
In April 1975
The Maronite Christians were deemed to be the religion/ethnicity to hold the most power in Lebanon at the time. Because of massive demographic changes moving up to the present, this condition has not persisted.