Lebanon

What is Lebanon known for?


plays current

station s in Europe. Currently, it has stations in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guadeloupe, Guyane, Lebanon, Martinique, Mayotte, New Caledonia, Norway, Réunion, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland and Tahiti. NRJ plays current, trendy music for young audiences. Their slogan is "Hit music only". They also operate the NRJ 12, NRJ Paris, NRJ Hits music


distinctive species

Ostariophysan family in freshwaters worldwide. They are most diverse in Africa and South America. It is estimated that Africa alone hosts at least 1,600 species. Central America and Mexico have approximately 120 species, as far north as the Rio Grande in southern Texas. Madagascar has its own distinctive species (''Oxylapia'', ''Paratilapia'', ''Paretroplus'', '' Ptychochromis


scientific series

; ref was enacted to reinforce the organisation's mission. The agricultural sector (Agriculture in Lebanon) employs 12% of the total workforce. Jean Hayek et al, 1999. The Structure, Properties, and Main Foundations of the Lebanese Economy. In ''The Scientific Series in Geography, Grade 11'', 110–114. Beirut: Dar Habib. Agriculture contributed to 5.9% of the country's GDP in 2011.


successful opening

The first Krispy Kreme store to open outside North America was in Penrith (Penrith, New South Wales), Australia, in Sydney. American Krispy Kreme says PR is way to Australian stomachs B&T online March 7, 2007. At first the operation was successful, opening 53 other stores around the country.


quot+coaching

"Dedication" Coaching career Chukwu started his coaching career in Lebanon in the mid 1990s, before being appointed coach of the Kenya national team (Kenya national football team) in 1998. Later, from 2003 to 2005, he coached Nigeria (Nigeria national football team), leading them to reach semifinals at the 2004 African Cup of Nations. During the 2006 World Cup qualification (2006 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)) phase, Chukwu was blamed for inept coaching


remarkable+service

''' The state of '''Greater Lebanon''', the predecessor of modern Lebanon, was created in 1920 as part of the French scheme of dividing the French Mandate of Syria into six states. One Chinook in particular, identified as serial ''ZA718'' (Bravo November) (Boeing construction number B-849) and also known by its original squadron code "Bravo November", has come to widespread public recognition due to its remarkable service record.


strict historical

area between Anatolia, Mesopotamia and Arabia. The Mediterranean coast of Lebanon, the Syrian Arab Republic and parts of Northern Israel are also known as Phoenicia, after the ancient kingdom. However, this term suffers from the same problems as Canaan and equivalents and so is generally now only used in a strict historical sense. **Gornja Radgona, Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (now Slovenia) *Beirut (since reunited) in Lebanon, during the Lebanese civil war


international singles

, and other countries. The song peaked below number one but inside the top ten in Austria, Canada (on the Canadian Airplay Chart (BDS)) , China, Finland, Norway and Russia peaking at number two and in Denmark peaking at number six. In Taiwan, the song peaked at number eleven, while it reached the top position on the Japan International Singles (Oricon). The only nation where the song was released and did not reach a Top 20 position was in Sweden, where it peaked


scientific publishing

administration failed because Arab states would not agree to diverting 33% of water to Israel while only 23% originated there. Mehr, Farhang, The politics of water, in, Antonino Zichichi, Richard C. Ragaini, eds., ''International Seminar on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies'', 30th session, Erice, Italy, 18-26 August 2003, Ettore Majorana International Centre for Scientific Culture, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pie. Ltd., 2004, p.258 For Israel the Jordan, including

., ''International Seminar on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies'', 30th session, Erice, Italy, 18-26 August 2003, Ettore Majorana International Centre for Scientific Culture, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pie. Ltd., 2004, p.259 At the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire following World War I, the victorious European states divided many of its


prominent contemporary

Kevork Ajemian, Prominent Contemporary Writer and Surviving Member of Triumvirate Which Founded ASALA, Dies in Beirut, Lebanon ", ''Armenian Reporter'', 1999-02-01 a prominent contemporary writer, with the help of sympathetic Palestinians. "Political Interest Groups", ''Turkey: A Country Study'' ed. Helen Chapin Metz. Washington, D.C.: The Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress, 283, 354-355

Lebanon

'''Lebanon''' (

The earliest evidence (Archaeological evidence) of civilization in Lebanon dates back more than seven thousand years, predating recorded history. Lebanon was the home of the Phoenicians, a maritime culture that flourished for over a thousand years (c. (Circa) 1550–539 BC). In 64 BC, the region came under the rule of the Roman Empire, and eventually became one of the Empire's leading centers of Christianity. In the Mount Lebanon range a monastic tradition known as the Maronite Church was established. As the Arab Muslims conquered the region, the Maronites held onto their religion and identity. However, a new religious group, the Druze (Druze in Lebanon), established themselves in Mount Lebanon as well, a religious divide that would last for centuries. During the Crusades, the Maronites re-established contact with the Roman Catholic Church (Roman Catholic) and asserted their communion with Rome. The ties they established with the Latins have influenced the region into the modern era.

The region eventually came under the rule of the Ottoman Empire from 1516 to 1918. Following the collapse of the Empire after World War I, the five provinces that constitute modern Lebanon were mandated to France (French Mandate of Lebanon). The French (France) expanded the borders of Mount Lebanon Governorate, which was mostly populated by Maronites and Druze, to include more Muslims. Lebanon gained independence in 1943, establishing a unique political system

Before the Lebanese Civil War (1975–1990), the country experienced a period of relative calm and renowned prosperity, driven by tourism, agriculture, commerce, and banking.

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