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Protester killed in Tripoli as Lebanon hit by unrest

29 Apr 2020

TRIPOLI, Lebanon Protests against growing economic hardship erupted in Tripoli and spread to other Lebanese cities on Tuesday, with banks set ablaze after a night of rioting that left one demonstrator dead, according to security and medical sources.

Without soap or sanitizer, Syrian refugees face coronavirus threat

19 Mar 2020

AKKAR, Lebanon/BEIRUT Syrian refugee Mohamed al-Bakhas is doing his best to protect his family from coronavirus by keeping their camp as clean as he can. But without enough soap or the money to buy sanitizer or face masks, there is only so much he can do.

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