Under Muslim pressure, Lebanon decriminalizes wife rape

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Photo: Gabrielle Bou Rached, Miss Lebanon 2005-2006

In what a leading Lebanese women’s rights group sarcastically alluded was a sick April Fool’s Day joke, the Lebanese Parliament passed what is officially an updated domestic violence protection act, but seems to have skipped all the legalistic verbiage outlawing marital rape, effectively legalizing the act, as reported by the human rights news portal The Clarion Project on April 2, 2014.

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Best terrorist-related headline of the year: 33 terrorists dead in gun battle between terrorists

Hezbollah — Naziism alive and well in the 21st century.
Hezbollah — Naziism alive and well in the 21st century.

The Daily Star, one of the oldest and most respected newspapers in Lebanon, reported on Dec. 24, 2013 that a bloody gun battle took place in the eastern part of the already fractured nation, killing 33 total between rival terrorist organizations.

With reportedly 32 members of the al-Qaeda branch in Syria the al-Nuṣra Front (The Front for the Support of the People of Greater Syria) killed in an ambush, only one member of the hometown favorite Hezbollah (The Party of Allah) was killed in the fighting.

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