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‘It feels like a failed state’: Lebanon’s crisis deepens as it awaits bailout

This post was originally published on this siteRegime’s critics call for overhaul of system of patronage many say has reinforced widespread corruption. Martin Chulov Beirut. Sat 4 Jul 2020

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Pressure Piles on Lebanon as IMF Warns Implosion Accelerating

This post was originally published on this site(Bloomberg) –. The International Monetary Fund warned Lebanon that its economic implosion is accelerating and told authorities to act urgently

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A Row Over Trees Could Spark the Next Israel-Lebanon War

This post was originally published on this siteRAMYAH, Lebanon—At the heart of tensions that threaten to trigger a new war between Israel and Lebanon are lines of trees planted along their

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Concerns mount as Lebanon struggles to take first steps out of crisis

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon is struggling to take the first steps out of a deep financial crisis, with hopes of reforms getting under way

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Oyo’ll ensure return of lady put up for sale in Lebanon–Makinde’s aide

This post was originally published on this siteThe government of Oyo State said on Sunday it will ensure the return of an indigene of the state, Mrs. Peace Ufuoma Busari, who was recently put up

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Lebanon protesters burn roads, clash with security in second night of unrest

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese protesters set fire to roadways and clashed with security forces in a second night of unrest on Friday, according

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Lebanon taking steps to strengthen collapsing pound: speaker

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese parliament speaker Nabih Berri said the government was working on steps on Friday to strengthen the

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Lebanon taking steps to strengthen collapsing pound – speaker

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT, June 12 (Reuters) – Lebanese parliament speaker Nabih Berri said the government was working on steps on Friday to strengthen the

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Nationwide protests grip Lebanon as currency tanks

This post was originally published on this siteBeirut, Lebanon (CNN) Anti-government protesters took to the streets in multiple Lebanese urban centers on Thursday, setting up burning barricades

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Lebanon’s Currency Plunges, and Protesters Surge Into Streets

This post was originally published on this siteBEIRUT, Lebanon — A new wave of anti-government protests erupted across Lebanon on Thursday with people blocking roads, burning tires and

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