Sunday, February 25, 2007
"Lebanese prominent journalist Joseph Semaha died Sunday in the British capital. Colleague Semaha is the editor in chief of the Al-Akhbar daily. Political, media and popular figures headed to the daily's headquarters in Beirut to pay condolences. Semaha is considered one of the main journalists and authors in Lebanon. He wrote in key Lebanese and Arab newspapers. He was the editor in chief of the Assafir daily before moving months ago to the Al-Akhbar. Al-Manar TV station regrets the loss of colleague Semaha and offers condolences to Al-Akhbar daily and to the late journalist's family."