Lebanon Bordering Countries:
, Middle East
Where is Lebanon?
Lebanon Satellite Image
Lebanon is located in the Middle East. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Israel to the south, and Syria to the east and north.
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Al 'Aridah, Al Minyah, Anfah, As Sarafand, Baalbeck, Batroun, Baynu, Beyrouth (Beirut), El Mina, Halba, Hasbayya, Hermel, Jbail, Jezzine, Jounie, Kousha, Machghara, Nagoura, Qiryat Shemona, Qoubalyat, Saida (Sidon), Sir ad Dinniyah, Sour (Tyre), Trablous (Tripoli), Yunin, Zahlah and Zgharta.
Al Biqa (Bekaa Valley), Al Jabal ash Sharqi (Anti-Lebanon Mountains), Asi (Orontes River), Hasbani River, Lebanon Mountains, Litani River and Mediterranean Sea.
Lebanon Natural Resources:
Lebanon's natural resources include limestone, iron ore, salt and arable land. One of the country's important resources is its water surplus in a water-deficit region.
Lebanon Natural Hazards:
Dust storms and sandstorms are two of the natural hazards which occur in the country of Lebanon.
Lebanon Environmental Issues:
Lebanon's environmental issues concerning the land include deforestation, soil erosion and desertification. There is air pollution in Beirut from the burning of industrial wastes and vehicle emissions. The coastal waters are polluted from oil spills and raw sewage.
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