Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram, accompanied by Solidere Chairman ...
Dec 3rd, 2011
(Reuters) - Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram, accompanied by Solidere Chairman Nasser Shamaa (2nd L), smiles as she presses a button to illuminate a giant Christmas tree and other decorations, during the launch of "Beirut Celebrates 2011" at a Christmas parade in downtown Beirut December 3, 2011. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir (LEBANON - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ANNIVERSARY BUSINESS) -
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