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The Daily Star
January 2, 2018
Syrian Minister of State for National Reconciliation Ali Haidar visited south Lebanon last month, calling on Syrian refugees to return to their homeland, pan-Arab newspaper Al-Hayat reported Tuesday. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full breadth of The Daily StarÃâÃÂ ...
National Catholic Reporter (blog)
December 14, 2016
Family members collect tobacco leaves in late July on a farm in the village of Srifa in southern Lebanon. While today's family farmers worldwide are tested as never before, the church believes they can contribute to a more just ordering of life, said a new document issued Dec. 7. (CNS photo/Nabil Mounzer,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 25, 2015
Fakih was born in Srifa, a small city in the Jabal Amel region of Southern Lebanon. She is the first Lebanese-American, the first Arab American and the first Muslim to win the Miss USA title. Fakih has some professional dance experience, according to MTV. Most recently, she trained to be a professionalÃâÃÂ ...
October 14, 2013
Silk proteins, called spidroins, are equally intricate (Garb's study used spidroins from tubuliform silk, the silk used to construct egg cases). Bowdoin Senior Wai Srifa, a biochemistry major, noted that some of Garb's laboratory techniques were similar to those used in the Bowdoin biology department. “It's niceÃâÃÂ ...
May 18, 2010
Rana, the sister of Lebanese American Miss USA Rima Fakih, poses with her two daughters Elissa (L) and Ogarit (R) as they show pictures of her at Fakih's hometown in Srifa, southern Lebanon, May 17, 2010. Newly-crowned Miss USA Rima Fakih may be the pride and joy of her native Lebanese village,ÃâÃÂ ...
July 19, 2009
Frightened residents of Srifa, a village a few kilometres from Shour, spent weeks camping out in the school playground. “Srifa was an early warning,” General Maroun Kraish, who leads the crisis management and early warning committee established shortly after the Srifa quake, told IRIN. “The south is aÃâÃÂ ...
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