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Special Lebanese fear end to fuel subsidies as Arab ministers discuss energy rescue plan video

Lebanese fear end to fuel subsidies as Arab ministers discuss energy rescue plan

  • Any decision to axe subsidies could lead to price hikes of almost all commodities in Lebanon, further adding to the deep economic and political crises already gripping the country
  • Georges Brax, a member of the gas station owners’ syndicate, said: “The $225 million allocated to subsidize fuel and electricity has basically dried up.”
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·