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RRT Case No. 060964967

26 February 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

Lebanon: 1. Is there any information which would indicate that Lebanese Forces members or former members might be arrested if that person was returned to Lebanon? Has the Amnesty Law been broken in any way? 2. Is there any information which would indicate that Lebanese Forces supporters, and high profile members in particular, are being targeted by rival organisations?

24 January 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: (1) What is the extent of control of the Hezbollah over the villages in the Bekaa Valley? (2) Does the Hezbollah have a system of conscription or forced recruitment in the areas under its control? (3) Are there generally reprisals against families or those who do not join the Hezbollah? (4) What are the parts of sections of Lebanon which are not under the control of the Hezbollah? (5) Can a Shiite or indeed anyone who lives in a Hezbollah stronghold freely relocate to other parts of Lebanon?

19 January 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

RRT Case No. 060840806

4 January 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

RRT Case No. 060931294

21 December 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

Lebanon: 1. What is the current obligation with regard to compulsory military service in Lebanon? 2. At what age must a person perform military service? 3. Is there any provision for conscientious objectors to avoid serving in the military? 4. What is the punishment for failing to fulfil a person's obligations in relation to military service? 5. Are those who have not yet performed military service subject to any travel restrictions? 6. Is there any evidence that Hizbollah cooperates with the Lebanese army at a military level. 7. The Lebanese Army official website indicates that law no.665 issued on 4 February 2005 will abolish military service after two years from the date of publication of the law in the official newspaper. On what dated is military service to be abolished? 8. The Lebanese Army website also states that the arresting of people who fail to join the military service will be stopped. Is there any evidence that punishment of those who do not perform military service has been stopped in practice? 9. What is the status and effect of a "Final Waiver Card"? 10. Is it possible to receive a waiver on the basis of being the "brother of a conscript"?

21 December 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. I would like information about Hezbollah targeting Sunni simply because they are Sunnis

21 December 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. I need information about military service in Lebanon and whether after it is completed the person becomes a reservist and can be called up. 2. If called up would the Lebanese government expect him to fight for the Hezbollah? 3. Does the Lebanese government support Hezbollah? 4. How close to the government is Hezbollah? 5. What is the current situation in Lebanon following the recent fighting between Hezbollah and Israel? 6. Any relevant information on the availability of police protection in Lebanon please

15 December 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. What is the attitude of the Druze community toward inter-religious marriages - specifically a marriage between a Druze man and a Catholic woman? 2. What is the attitude of the Druze community toward religious conversion - specifically conversion to Christianity? 3. Have there been any known instances of retribution against former members of the Druze community who have converted to other religions - specifically Christianity? 4. How prevalent is the notion and/or practice of honour killing amongst Lebanese Druze? Does it apply in relation to men who have converted to another faith? 5. Please discuss the availability of state protection in this context. 6. Please provide any other information you think is relevant

6 June 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Lebanon: 1. Please provide an update on the situation of Jehovah's Witnesses in Lebanon. 2. Specifically, please discuss societal and government attitudes and address the levels of discrimination suffered by and restrictions placed upon the community and individual believers

26 April 2006 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

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