Walid Saleh

In locked-down Lebanon, protester killed in night of unrest

Jan 29 2021

BEIRUT/TRIPOLI A man was killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli on Thursday in clashes between security forces and protesters angry over a strict lockdown that has cut off livelihoods in a collapsing economy. | Video

Lebanon cities erupt against economic hardship, one protester killed in Tripoli

Apr 29 2020

TRIPOLI, Lebanon Protests against growing economic hardship erupted in Tripoli and spread to other Lebanese cities on Tuesday, with banks set ablaze and violence boiling over into a second night. | Video

Without soap or sanitizer, Syrian refugees face coronavirus threat

Mar 19 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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