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Poverty in Lebanon’s Tripoli drives deadly migration

The Arab Weekly 26 Sep 2022
TRIPOLI, Lebanon - ... Among them, Mustafa Misto, a taxi driver in the city of Tripoli and his three young children, whose bodies were found off Syria’s coast on Thursday after they left Lebanon on a migrant boat carrying more than 100 people ... Now they are in a new life ... Tripoli is ...
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‘They went not to die, but for renewal’: how Lebanese poverty drives deadly migration

Business Day 25 Sep 2022
Tripoli — In the city from which Lebanon’s richest politicians hail, the poorest residents once again mourn their dead. Among them, Mustafa Misto, a taxi driver in the city of Tripoli, and his three young children, whose bodies were found off Syria’s coast on Thursday after they left Lebanon on a migrant boat carrying more than 100 people.
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Poverty in Lebanon’s ‘city of billionaires’ drives deadly migration

FX Empire 25 Sep 2022
TRIPOLI, Lebanon (Reuters) – In the city from which Lebanon’s richest politicians hail, the poorest residents once again mourn their dead ... Now they are in a new life ... Tripoli is home to a number of ultra-rich politicians but has enjoyed little in the way of development or investment.
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Poverty in Lebanon's Tripoli drives deadly migration

The New Arab 25 Sep 2022
Among them, Mustafa Misto, a taxi driver in the city of Tripoli, and his three young children, whose bodies were found off Syria's coast on Thursday after they left Lebanon on a migrant boat carrying more than 100 people ... to seek a better life in Europe ... Now they are in a new life.
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‘Bodies everywhere’: Survivors recount Lebanon boat disaster

Al Jazeera 25 Sep 2022
More than 150 people were on board the small boat that sailed from crisis-hit Lebanon on Wednesday morning, with the hope of reaching Italy for a better life ... Due to the high waves, the boat lost control and capsized off the Syrian port of Tartous, some 50km (30 miles) north of Tripoli in Lebanon.
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More than 80 drown as migrant boat sinks off Syria

La Prensa Latina 23 Sep 2022
The migrant workers boarded the boat in the Lebanese city of Tripoli days ago for the perilous voyage to Europe in search of jobs and better life. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the “deadliest” shipwreck in the region in years killed 81. Nearly 50 people remained missing, the United Kingdom-based monitor said ... Tags ....
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Fears grow for Arab migrants adrift off the coast of Italy

Arab News 06 Sep 2022
Tripoli MP Ashraf Rifi called on the Italian authorities to “rescue the migrants stuck in a primitive and broken boat off the Maltese and Italian coasts.” ... They had a few life jackets and other personal items ... A tragedy that occurred earlier this year saw a boat sink off the coast of Tripoli and left over 30 people dead.
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Roundup: Armed clashes cease in Libyan capital after two nights

China.dot.org 29 Aug 2022
TRIPOLI, Aug ... The Tripoli Security Directorate reopened primary and secondary roads and removed dozens of vehicles burned and destroyed due to the clashes ... But, today, life has returned, which makes us happy and makes Tripoli residents forget some of the sufferings of the war," Abdel-Rahman told Xinhua.
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Libya’s capital remains tense day after more than 30 killed in violent clashes

Belfast Telegraph 28 Aug 2022
Militias patrolled nearly deserted streets in Libya’s capital on Sunday, a day after clashes killed over 30 people and ended months of relative calm in Tripoli ... In response, the country’s east-based parliament appointed a rival prime minister, Fathy Bashagha, who has sought to install his government in Tripoli for months ... a normal life.”.
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2019 Lebanon protests
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Why Lebanese citizens are joining the migrant tide out of the Middle East

Arab News 23 Aug 2022
I feel like less of a man every day,” Abu Abdullah, a 57-year-old delivery worker from Tripoli, the poorest city in the country, told Arab News. “I would rather risk my life at sea than hear the cries of my children when they grow hungry.” ... of Tripoli after a migrant boat capsized.
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Pregnant Lebanese woman dies in Tripoli hospital 'after husband sets her on fire'

The National 18 Aug 2022
A five-month pregnant woman who was allegedly set on fire by her husband has died after 11 days fighting for her life in a hospital in Tripoli, ...
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Tough tradeoffs for victims of Oregon’s historic wildfires: To rebuild or leave?

The Oregonian 07 Aug 2022
Larry Tripoli and Fran Howe spent four months in a Salem hotel with their three dogs after the Beachie Creek fire destroyed their home a few miles east of Gates ... The trauma of the fire and the prospect of living in a trailer with their menagerie while they waited for a new home proved too overwhelming, Tripoli said.
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George Joseph Lebonick

Herald-Standard 05 Aug 2022
George, born November 14, 1940, in Uniontown, to George and Rose Scalzo Lebonick, lived life unapologetically to the beat of his own drum ... His time in the military eventually brought him to Tripoli, Libya, where he was introduced to the art of bartering, a passion that would change the trajectory of his life.
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US and Russia urge calm as violence in Libya escalates

The New Arab 24 Jul 2022
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland have both called for calm and de-escalation in Libya after days of clashes have left several dead and dozens wounded across Tripoli and Misrata ... order to avoid escalation and further loss of life”.
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New photos from the set of upcoming crime drama Last King of the Cross based ...

The Daily Mail 16 Jul 2022
New photos from the Sydney set show a red light district come to life, with strip clubs and adult stores ... New photos from the Sydney set of the upcoming Aussie crime drama Last King of the Cross show a red light district come to life, with strip clubs and adult stores.

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