Edition:
United States

Business & Financial News, U.S & International Breaking News

FILE PHOTO: Samira Hanna,70, walks in her kitchen as she holds a candle due...

Lebanon’s power struggle: Why a failing state can’t get the lights on

For years, Lebanon has been blighted by power cuts. For many Lebanese, the state’s inability to deliver reliable electricity has become a metaphor for their country’s wider failings, and offers a glimpse into how Lebanon got into its worst crisis since the country’s 15-year civil war.

THE WIRE

More Top News

Advertisement

Have a news tip?

Reuters provides several ways to securely and confidentially share information and materials with our journalists.

LEARN MORE ››

Signup for our newsletter

Subscribe to our daily curated newsletter to receive the latest exclusive Reuters coverage delivered to your inbox.