Lebanese crisis

Reformist MPs begin sit-in at Lebanese parliament in protest against political deadlock

Reformist MPs begin sit-in at Lebanese parliament in protest against political deadlock

  • It came after members failed, for an 11th time, to elect a new president to replace Michel Aoun, whose term ended almost 3 months ago
  • ‘I am ashamed of being a parliament member while people are asking for flour, milk, bread and electricity,’ protesting MP Melhem Khalaf told Arab News
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Social media in Lebanon tells a tale of two different worlds photos

Social media in Lebanon tells a tale of two different worlds

By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Special US envoy tells Lebanese leaders to ‘show some flexibility’

US envoy tells Lebanese leaders to ‘show some flexibility’

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Anxious Lebanese turn to property amid banking crisis

Anxious Lebanese turn to property amid banking crisis

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·