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Hospitals and hunger: Lebanon’s COVID-19 battle is multipronged

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Inside hospitals, frontliners are overwhelmed as COVID-19 cases spike. And on the streets, people are hungry.

Beirut Brief: News from Jan. 11 – Jan. 17

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#BeirutBrief: Your weekly roundup of news from.

The cost of Lebanon’s New Year’s Eve celebrations

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When you're done watching this, 12 new people would have been infected with COVID-19 in Lebanon –with 6,154 new cases reported yesterday.
Health minister Hamad Hassan sits in a hospital bed at St. George Hospital while a healthcare worker fully cladded in a hazmat suit stands beside him.

Health minister admitted to hospital, while others are rejected

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Health Minister Hamad Hassan was in stable condition when he was transported to the St. George Hospital in Beirut.

Lebanon’s 11-day lockdown begins

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Lebanon began its state of health emergency on Thursday morning, launching an 11-day lockdown to ease the out-of-control spike in COVID-19.