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AN UPLOADER'S ADDENDUM "A plausible theory constructed by the Lebanese sociologist Samir Khalaf has it that Ras Beirut, a promontory jutting out of West Beirut into the sea, and the area where the American University is located, contained within it until the Civil War a non-sectarian, pluralistic and open community of scholars, political activists, business people and artists unlike anything else in the Arab world. Khalaf is right, I think, although in the understandable anguish of his lament over Ras Beirut’s passing (it is now parcelled out between Druze and Shi’ite factions) he doesn’t acknowledge strongly enough the latent religious or sectarian feelings that were being temporarily held at bay. The fact is that in Ras Beirut, as in Greater Beirut, everyone knew what everyone else’s rel...
Your new cosmopolitan lifestyle The concept of space is changing all over the world. The global trend of smaller apartments has come to the heart of Beirut thanks to the creative and innovative firms like Cityscape. And now Ras Beirut 2099, our new project offers you the best of this distinctive contemporary urban lifestyle. Cityscape welcomes to your modern home that embodies cosmopolitan flair.
1. Wide shot, military vehicles on street AUDIO: gunfire 2. Smoke coming from building 3. Military vehicle on street 4. Soldier running across street 5. Armoured car on street 6. Smoke coming from building AUDIO: siren 7. Wide shot, roadblock AUDIO: gunfire 8. Mid shot, smoke coming from building 9. Man running across street behind roadblock, followed by second man, pull out to wide 10. Thick smoke coming from top of building STORYLINE Shiite supporters of the Iranian-backed Hezbollah and Sunnis backing Lebanon's US-allied government clashed in several Beirut neighbourhoods with automatic rifles and rocket propelled grenades on Thursday, security officials and witnesses said. The latest clashes followed a defiant speech by Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah in which he ...
The streets are alive With the sound of generators Ah ah aaha And when power's back The water pumps Ah ah aaha The streets fill my ears With the sound of traffic Ah ah aaha My ears are shattered By every car horn ... every horn, every horn I go to Beirut When my heart is lonely I know I will hear What I've heard before My heart will be blessed With the sounds of Beirut And I'll sing once more.
http://www.goethe.de/musikraum http://www.kuechensessions.de http://www.facebook.com/IamSeer #Goethe_Institut #Musikraum #Musikraum_Goethe_Institut Dieses Video wurde im Rahmen von "Musikraum" produziert, ein Projekt des Goethe-Instituts in Kooperation mit den Hamburger Küchensessions. This Video was produced in the Framework of "Musikraum", a project of the Goethe-Institut in cooperation with the Hamburger Küchensessions. Cette vidéo a été produite dans le cadre de "Musikraum", un projet de le Goethe-Institut en coopération avec les Hamburger Küchensessions. Hamburger Küchensessions اُنتج هذا الفيديو ضمن مشروع "غرفة الموسيقى"، وهو مشروع لمعهد غوته وبالشراكة مع Sima Itayim, Voice and Guitar Zein El Cheikh, Camera Nachwa Jaafar, Sound Sima’s Bedroom, Ras Beirut سيما اتيّم، مغنية...
https://www.sfcg.org/dabkhe-flash-mob-in-beirut/ Can flash mobs and peacebuilding go together? See for yourself! An enthusiastic group of volunteers in Beirut, Lebanon, performed the traditional Dabkhe dance to promote our events between the youth, the community and the Lebanese Internal Security Force (ISF) from the Ras Beirut neighborhood. Learn more at https://www.sfcg.org/better-together/
We're 8 years apart.
Don't play with my heart.
It won't work out.
We're 8 years apart.
I should have known from the start.
It won't work out.
I won't let them arrest you.
I'll always protect you.
The older guys don't treat you right.
You're searching for someone but you have found no one.
I could be there tonight.
She said, Are you really 18? I need to see some I'd on that one.
Oh look at all this scruff.
This fluffity scruffy scruff.
I'm 18... almost 19!
You're leading me on.
Gurl, you're leading me on.
And I'm not that strong.
She said, Once you hit 18 we can go mating...
That's too long! That's too long! WTF
Oh I could take you to prom.
Just let me ask my mom she could drive us.
I guess we'll go our own ways until