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Global Politics

Rebuilding Beirut's synagogue

Beirut's only synagogue was heavily damaged in the war against Hezbollah by an Israeli shell. Beirut's tiny Jewish community is trying to rebuild the synagogue and their community. Ben Gilbert recently paid a visit to the synagogue and sent this report.

Global Politics

Lebanon tensions rise

The World's Aaron Schachter reports from Beirut that tensions rose dramatically today between Lebanon's two main rival political blocks and parts of Beirut were shut down by barricades and gun battles.