News of a possible western/american intervention in Syria had it’s reflection inside the lebanese community, that was very obvious in the lebanese’s conversation and protests.
In addition to the syrian part, there was also this week two different stories, the first was the winning of Roger Feghali in the rally of lebanon, and the death of Former Arab triathlon champion Roy Nasr, all this comes in a lebanese sport’s environment preparing for the upcoming
Beirut Marathon. A young protester shouts slogans during a demonstration of supporters of Syrian regime against a possible US military strike on Syria in the southern Lebanese city of Sidon. The boy’s face reads in Arabic “At your service, Syria”. (MAHMOUD ZAYYAT/AFP) A protester holds a poster burning on which is depicted former US president George W. Bush taking off a mask of current President Barack Obama during a demonstration of supporters of Syrian regime near the US embassy, east of Beirut against a possible US military strike on Syria. US President is pressing Congress to approve military action against the Syrian regime in response to an alleged August 21 attack with chemical weapons. (ANWAR AMRO/AFP) L to R: Miss Lebanon Karen Ghraoui, Miss Philippines Megan Young, Miss Puerto Rico Nadyalee Torres attend a press conference a day before the opening ceremony of Miss World in Nusa Dua resort island of Bali. Miss World contestants will take part in the ceremony, and the finals in Sentul on September 28.(SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP) The coffin of PSP leader Walid Jumblatt’s mother is taken for burial in the family cemetery in Mukhtara. (Ratib Al Safadi /Anadolu ajansi)) A Syrian woman holds a banner for saving Maaloula while Lebanese and Syrian Christian Maronites pray for peace in Syria, in Harisa, Jounieh. (Bilal Jawich/Anadolu ajansi) Former Arab triathlon champion Roy Nasr was killed while another was injured when a drunk driver hit them as they were cycling early on Friday morning near Safa Park interchange. ( BlogBaladi via Gulfnews) On September 9, 2013, Hard Rock Cafe Beirut, located at Bay View Hotel, Ein El Mreisseh, will close. Since opening its doors in 1996, Hard Rock has enjoyed a rich history and has appreciated the opportunity to serve guests in Beirut. (HARD ROCK CAFE BEIRUT) President Michel Sleiman meets the Lebanese athletes delegation that is participating in the games of La Francophonie in Nice, France. (Dalati & Nohra) The heat led three men to relax inside Alastwan river in kfarharah in Akkar north Lebanon. they took this unfamiliar place to practice their favorite hobby to play Backgammon and enjoy the cold Water. (Zaid Mansour/Almustaqbal)