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Lebanon: Treatment by society of couples who enter into an interreligious marriage, including when a Muslim woman marries a nonMuslim man; the possibility of resettling in a predominantly Christian region (2014March 2015)

27 March 2015 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Liban : information sur le traitement réservé par la société aux époux qui ont contracté un mariage interreligieux, y compris lorsqu'une femme musulmane se marie avec un non-musulman; information sur la possibilité de réinstallation dans une région majoritairement chrétienne (2014-mars 2015)

27 March 2015 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. Please provide a general overview of the current structure and activities of Hezbollah. 2. Please provide a general overview of the current structure and activities of Fatah alIslam. 3. Please provide information on the beliefs, activities and reach of the al-Salafi group, purportedly based in Tripoli, Lebanon. 4. Is there any information to indicate whether taxi drivers or persons in other like occupations have been targeted for harm in Lebanon, particularly on suspicion of being informants? 5. Please provide information as to whether "rogue government officials" are influenced by armed militia in Lebanon. 6. Please provide information on whether militia groups are "more powerful and armed" than Lebanese security forces, and on the ability for Lebanese authorities to provide protection from harm by militia groups.

11 November 2011 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. In what circumstances, if any, are Lebanese women who have been divorced by their husbands ostracised by their communities? 2. Are conservative Muslim women expected to remain in violent relationships in Lebanon? 3. Do Muslim women who experience domestic violence in Lebanon receive state protection?

4 November 2011 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. Please provide brief information about Fatah. 2. Please provide updated information about the activities of Fatah-al-Islam in the Nahr El Bared area and over Lebanon in general. 3. Is there any area in Lebanon where Fatah-al-Islam does not operate? 4. How effective are the authorities in dealing with Fatah-al-Islam?

16 June 2010 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: Update to LBN41902.E of 5 September 2003 on whether a Lebanese Embassy, in Canada or in any other country, can play an intermediary role in a Lebanese Shi'ite couples' pursuit of a divorce through a legalized power of attorney in Lebanon even though the couple remains in the foreign country; if so, description of the procedure; whether it is necessary to obtain a Muslim divorce before obtaining a judicial divorce (for purposes of registration); rules and current practices regarding child custody in the Shi'ite community, especially when the father is not living in Lebanon

31 October 2003 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: Treatment of persons of different faiths who are married to each over; in particular, whether an Orthodox Roman Catholic who is a foreigner and a Muslim who is a citizen of Lebanon can marry in Beirut without the Christian partner converting to Islam; if so, form of the marriage ceremony and status of marriage under the law of Lebanon

22 June 2001 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: Information on the recourse available to Shiite Muslim women who are victims of domestic violence, on the circumstances under which the police intervene in domestic disputes and the kind of court that is in charge of dealing with abused women

1 July 1995 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: Information on the divorce procedures for Shiite Muslim couples, including on whether a man can give power of attorney to a person to represent him during legal divorce procedures and on its legal effects, whether there are limits to what it could include; whether, for the declaration of a divorce, it is necessary that a man gives his consent, if the answer is generally no, whether there are specific cases where it is necessary or compulsory; on the type of law applicable to Shiite Muslims for the purpose of divorce/separation and the determination of custody, and whether couples have access to civil courts for divorce procedures or they are required to use religious courts; on the financial obligations of a Shiite Muslim man to his ex-wife and children, and consequences of his failure to meet his obligations, and how his ex-wife could make him honour his obligations

1 July 1995 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: Information on the treatment of Muslims who join the South Lebanese Army (SLA), the treatment afforded deserters, whether Muslim deserters are treated differently than other deserters, and the treatment afforded deserters who have returned to Lebanon

1 June 1994 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

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