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Lebanese veterans blockade central bank to protest draft state budget

13 May 2019

BEIRUT Retired Lebanese soldiers blockaded the central bank on Monday to warn the government against curbing their benefits in an escalation of protests against plans to cut state spending.

Syrian refugees face another winter in flimsy shelters

08 Jan 2016

BAR ELIAS, Lebanon Syrian refugee Hussein Hammoud is banking on a broom handle to protect his 12 children from the winter cold. He is using one to prop up the flimsy shelter that has already collapsed once this year under the weight of snow in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

Syrian refugees face another winter in flimsy shelters

08 Jan 2016

BAR ELIAS, Lebanon Syrian refugee Hussein Hammoud is banking on a broom handle to protect his 12 children from the winter cold. He is using one to prop up the flimsy shelter that has already collapsed once this year under the weight of snow in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

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