Where Do Swans Come from ? 
Along The Beirut River 

Beirut River in July

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The Beirut river forms the boundary between the Christian and Armenian areas.

It runs East to West and a legend recounts that Saint George slew the dragon at the mouth of the river. 

The upper valley is one of the most important bird migration area but once it reaches the capital, it becomes laden by sewage and pollution from the slaughterhouses along its banks.



 

Old TV Set

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Migrant Bird

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Vintage Postcard of Martyr's Square

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Abandoned House

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Electrical Plant in Bourj-Hammoud, Armenian Neighbourhood

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Vana

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Forum Centre of Beirut

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The Forum Conference Centre was built on the site of the Karantina Massacre, which occurred in January 1976. Muslims, Kurds and Syrians inhabited this slum district. Although this massacre occurred well before any of these youths were born, it remains as one of the most traumatic event of the civil war in collective memory.

Michel

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Carole

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Consulting Room

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Inside Avo's Coffee-Shop

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Karantina State Hospital

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Talar

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Two Trees 

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Damaged Wall

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Children's Party 

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Two Men on Jettee

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Shop Window

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Migrant Bird 

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View of Bay with Pine Trees

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Wall-Display Example

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