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Latest International reactions to the 2006 Lebanon War by evacuations and aid Stories

2006-07-24 11:43:45

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States wound down the evacuation of U.S. citizens from Lebanon on Monday and planned to begin bringing humanitarian supplies into that country, the Pentagon said.

2006-07-24 04:42:54

By Michael Winfrey and Michele Kambas LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - A mass evacuation of foreign nationals fleeing Israeli bombing of Lebanon began winding down on Monday as the latest of around 30,000 people to leave reached Cyprus and Turkey.

2006-07-23 18:23:03

By Michael Winfrey and Michele Kambas LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - More than 1,000 Canadians walked ashore to safety in Cyprus on Monday, part of a mass evacuation from fighting in Lebanon that now exceeds 30,000 people.

2006-07-23 14:36:18

By Michele Kambas and Michael Winfrey LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - Thousands of people fleeing Israel's 12 days of bombing in Lebanon poured into Cyprus and Turkey on Sunday as the United Nations appealed for aid for the many more staying behind.

2006-07-23 09:18:14

By Michele Kambas and Michael Winfrey LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - Thousands of people fleeing Israeli bombing in Lebanon kept pouring into Cyprus on Sunday as the United Nations appealed for urgent international aid for the far greater numbers of people left behind.

2006-07-22 10:04:42

By Michele Kambas and Michael Winfrey LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - Ships and aircraft scooped more exhausted people fleeing the fighting in Lebanon to safety in Cyprus on Saturday in a mass international effort that has so far evacuated more than 25,000 people.

2006-07-21 11:18:31

By David Clarke BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S. helicopters plucked Americans from Beirut on Friday and hundreds of Canadians arrived on the shores of Turkey in a huge evacuation of foreign nationals fleeing Israeli bombing in Lebanon.

2006-07-20 08:18:42

By Michael Winfrey BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S. Marines waded through waves at a Beirut beach on Thursday to whisk hundreds of Americans to Cyprus, where thousands of foreigners have fled to escape Israeli air strikes against Lebanon.

2006-07-20 06:38:07

By Mike Winfrey BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S. Marines waded through waves at a Beirut beach on Thursday to whisk hundreds of Americans to Cyprus, where thousands of foreigners have fled to escape Israeli air strikes against Lebanon.

2006-07-20 00:40:31

By David Clarke LARNACA, Cyprus (Reuters) - Hundreds of Americans and other foreign nationals fleeing Israeli air strikes that have pummeled Lebanon for eight days found safe haven in Cyprus on Thursday. About 40 U.S.


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