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Naqoura
Map showing the location of Naqoura within Lebanon
Map showing the location of Naqoura within Lebanon
Naqoura
Location within Lebanon
Coordinates: 33°07′12″N 35°08′03″E / 33.12000°N 35.13417°E / 33.12000; 35.13417Coordinates: 33°07′12″N 35°08′03″E / 33.12000°N 35.13417°E / 33.12000; 35.13417
Country  Lebanon
Governorate South Governorate
District Tyre District
Elevation 174 m (571 ft)
Time zone +2
 • Summer (DST) +3 (UTC)

Naqoura (Arabic: الناقورة‎, Enn Nâqoura, Naqoura, An Nāqūrah) is a small city in southern Lebanon. Since March 23, 1978, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) has been headquartered in Naqoura.



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L'Orient-Le Jour
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 -0700

La route reliant Tyr à Naqoura, au Liban-sud, a été brièvement coupée mercredi matin à hauteur de la localité de Chiatiyé par des habitants de la région protestant contre l'installation d'une décharge dans le secteur voisin de Ras el-Aïn, rapporte l ...

Ya Libnan

Ya Libnan
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:07:30 -0700

speaker berri Lebanon's parliament speaker on Sunday told supporters that change should come from within the system, rebuffing calls by protesters for the resignation of the Cabinet or individual ministers. Several protest rallies this month were ...
 
UNIFIL
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 07:48:45 -0700

Naqoura, 11 August 2015 - The Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), Major-General Luciano Portolano, today chaired a regular tripartite meeting with senior officers from the Lebanese Armed ...
 
UNIFIL
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 03:11:21 -0700

On 17 August 2015, the Prime Minister of Finland, Mr. Juha Sipilä and the Prime Minister of Estonia, Mr. Taavi Rõivas paid a joint visit to the headquarters of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) in Naqoura, southern Lebanon and ...
 
Belarus News (BelTA)
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:37:30 -0700

Currently the Interim Force in Naqoura includes five members of the Armed Forces of Belarus. Five rotation rounds have been made since August 2010. In addition, a peacekeeping company was formed at the 103rd independent guards mobile brigade for the ...

Ya Libnan

Ya Libnan
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:15:51 -0700

Hezbollah threw its weight Tuesday behind mass protests by the You Stink campaign calling for the Hezbollah threw its weight Tuesday behind the mass protests by the You Stink campaign calling for the government's resignation. Hezbollah was accused of ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 01:22:31 -0800

File - UNIFIL peacekeepers patrol the border in Naqoura, Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari). RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. The Daily Star. Israel is building a defensive sea barrier along its maritime border with Lebanon in ...

The Daily Star

The Daily Star
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:44:03 -0700

Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil arrives for an Arab foreign minister meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. The Daily Star. Foreign Minister ...
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