Tags: lebanon

In Lebanon, Tv stations “photoshopped” a presidential slip seen by millions


President Michel Aoun had a weird slip of the tongue during a live televised event, in front of an army officers’ graduating promotion marking the 73rd “Army Day” in Lebanon.  Aoun, who was witnessing on Wednesday army officers taking the oath at the military academy, in Fayadieh, called the graduation promotion “Dawn Of The Apes” […]

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شاكيرا ألغت فعلاً حفلتها في إسرائيل وجعجع كانت على حق!


احتفلت المجموعات المناهضة والمطالبة بمقاطعة إسرائيل خلال الساعات الماضية بقرار الفنانة الكولومبية، اللبنانية الأصل، شاكيرا إلغاء حفلتها الغنائية المقررة في تل أبيب، إلا أن وسائل إعلامية وبعضاً من مستخدمي التواصل الاجتماعي عبّروا عن استغرابهم من هكذا “انتصار” كون الفنانة لم تعلن قط المجيء إلى إسرائيل.

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In Lebanon, A popularity contest between politicians over a fake facebook page


On the evening of thursday 5th October, The municipal council of  Tripoli, north of Lebanon, voted to change the name of one of its most famous and used roundabout on the northern part of the city.   Nonetheless, a fake facebook post has caused several politicians to start a quarrel, to reflect each one popularity […]

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Should we put people in jail for spreading false news on Whatsapp?


While people tend to watch the news on television stations, the interest of instant alert has moved out of official news application and migrated into — individually made — Whatsapp groups, thus falling into lack of real journalism and a pit full of false news.

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How a fake poster of Donald Trump went viral in Lebanon


On the morning of Friday, 7th of April, the U.S. military launched 59 cruise missiles at a Syrian military airfield, in what was described as the first direct American assault on the government of President Bashar al-Assad since that country’s civil war began nearly six years ago. The operation, which the Donald Trump administration authorized […]

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