Outline of Lebanon

The location of Lebanon
An enlargeable relief map of the Lebanese Republic

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Lebanon:

Lebanonsovereign country located along the eastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea in Southwest Asia and the Middle East.[1] Lebanon, due to its tense sectarian diversity, has a unique political system, known as confessionalism, in which each religious group is allocated a fixed number of seats in parliament.[2] The country enjoyed a period of relative calm and prosperity before the devastating Lebanese Civil War from 1975 to 1990.[3] In 2005, a wave of demonstrations known as the Cedar Revolution ended the 30-year Syrian occupation of Lebanon. By early 2006, a considerable degree of stability had been achieved throughout much of the country and Beirut's reconstruction was almost complete,[4] but a debilitating 2006 war and internal strife caused significant economic damage and loss of life. Lebanon has shown remarkable resilience to the Late 2000s recession.[5]

General reference [ edit ]

An enlargeable basic map of Lebanon

Geography of Lebanon [ edit ]

An enlargeable topographic map of Lebanon

Geography of Lebanon

 Syria 375 km
 Israel 79 km

Environment of Lebanon [ edit ]

An enlargeable satellite image of Lebanon

Natural geographic features of Lebanon [ edit ]

Regions of Lebanon [ edit ]

Regions of Lebanon

Ecoregions of Lebanon [ edit ]

List of ecoregions in Lebanon

Administrative divisions of Lebanon [ edit ]

Administrative divisions of Lebanon

Governorates of Lebanon [ edit ]

Governorates of Lebanon

Districts of Lebanon [ edit ]

Districts of Lebanon

Municipalities of Lebanon [ edit ]

Municipalities of Lebanon

Demography of Lebanon [ edit ]

Demographics of Lebanon

Neighbors of Lebanon [ edit ]

Government and politics of Lebanon [ edit ]

Politics of Lebanon

Branches of the government of Lebanon [ edit ]

Government of Lebanon

Executive branch of the government of Lebanon [ edit ]

Legislative branch of the government of Lebanon [ edit ]

Judicial branch of the government of Lebanon [ edit ]

Court system of Lebanon

Foreign relations of Lebanon [ edit ]

Foreign relations of Lebanon

International organization membership [ edit ]

The Lebanese Republic is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Lebanon [ edit ]

Law of Lebanon

Military of Lebanon [ edit ]

Military of Lebanon

Local government in Lebanon [ edit ]

Local government in Lebanon

History of Lebanon [ edit ]

Culture of Lebanon [ edit ]

Culture of Lebanon

Art in Lebanon [ edit ]

Sports in Lebanon [ edit ]

Sports in Lebanon

Economy and infrastructure of Lebanon [ edit ]

Economy of Lebanon

Education in Lebanon [ edit ]

Education in Lebanon

See also [ edit ]


References [ edit ]

  1. ^ a b "Lebanon". The World Factbook. United StatesCentral Intelligence Agency. July 14, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  2. ^ Countries Quest "Lebanon, Government". Retrieved December 14, 2006.
  3. ^ U.S. Department of State. "Background Note: Lebanon (History) August 2005" Retrieved December 2, 2006.
  4. ^ Center for the Study of the Built Environment. "Deconstructing Beirut's Reconstruction: 1990-2000" Archived 2011-07-25 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved October 31, 2006.
  5. ^ Antelava, Natalia (2008-12-05). "Lebanon 'immune' to financial crisis". BBC. Retrieved 2009-10-12.

External links [ edit ]

Wikimedia Atlas of Lebanon

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