This international move to encourage countries to privatize what were once state-owned industries, or at least decrease their investment in such sectors, clearly impacted the livelihoods of thousands of middle class individuals in countries like Lebanon and Egypt.
Abu Sitta discussed his experience in Gaza chronologically, and provided his own analysis and conclusions on the events taking place.
Many independent or so-called “civil society” lists had high expectations that the new proportional law could help them get some seats.
Beirut Today interviews Hada Minna’s parliamentary candidate Eliane Azzi from the district of Chouf
Beirut Today interviews Kataeb’s parliamentary candidate Elias Hankach running for the Maronite seat in the Mount Lebanon II (Maten) district.
Beirut Today interviews Progressive Socialist Party’s parliamentary candidate Hadi Aboulhosn running for the Druze seat in the Mount Lebanon III (Baabda) district.
Beirut Today interviews Li Baladi’s parliamentary candidate Yorgui Teyrouz from the Beirut I district.
Beirut Today interviews Free Patriotic Movement’s parliamentary candidate Nicolas Sehnaoui from the Beirut I district