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World Bank threatens to suspend Lebanon’s COVID-19 funding

Lebanese members of Parliament skipped the queue to get vaccinated, violating the terms of the national COVID-19 plan.

Murdering women: A look at Lebanon’s surge in gender-based violence

We talk to Fe-Male's Alia Awada about how the COVID-19 lockdown plan fails to protect women and girls in Lebanon.
Photo: Yara Asmar

Tripoli protestors face terrorism charges

Lebanon’s Military Court has charged at least six protestors from Tripoli with terrorism and theft, as per a statement by lawyer Ayman Raad.  A live...

Beirut Brief: News from Feb. 15 – Feb. 21

This week in Lebanon, the dollar surpassed LBP 9,000 for the first time since July, Judge Fadi Sawan was removed from the Beirut blast...

Protesters in Lebanon cry out for Beirut blast justice

"I don't want to calm down," yells out one protester at yesterday's gathering of the families of Beirut blast victims. "If we calm down, we die. If we're silent, we die."