Lebanese Authorities Couldn’t Secure a Crane To Resume Rescue Efforts!

I am writing this post while rescue efforts are still underway in Mar Mikhael. Lebanese are holding their breaths in hopes of a miracle as a heartbeat was apparently felt from under the rubble . Hopes are slim, but people are in the streets since the afternoon to make sure rescue efforts are not suspended for any reason, especially after the Lebanese Army wanted to stop the search until 8 am the next day citing…

Don’t Blame Lebanese (Only) For Re-electing The Same Politicians, Blame The System

Whenever pro-Sulta people want to defend their leaders, they resort to the latest election results and the fact that our MPs were elected by the people. Those same people are the ones who blame the rotten sectarian system for everything that's happening. We all agree that elections are needed to decide who represents the people, but unless we hold transparent & democratic elections, we will never have credible results, and we haven't had honest elections…
Critiques

Why Fairouz?

3 weeks ago
French President Macron began his trip today to Beirut by visiting Fairouz, and was met by protesters outside the diva’s house denouncing the newly appointed government and the ruling parties. Why did Macron choose Fairouz? ...
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Let’s Give Them a Chance? Why Should We?

3 weeks ago
Now that we’re done with Hassan Diab, we have an upgraded version of him in the form of Mustafa Adib, and once again we have people asking to give him a chance, and hoping he ...
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Why Didn’t The Authorities Handle The Port Threat like They Did with The Khaldeh Incident?

3 weeks ago
Heavy clashes between Hezbollah and local tribes erupted today in Khaldeh and lasted over 4 hours. Two were killed, a Lebanese and a Syrian citizen and three members of the same family were wounded. The ...
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Health Ministry Wants Hospitals to Report Injured Protesters to Security Forces

3 weeks ago
Two days after Human Rights Watch documented the use of lethal force by Lebanese security forces against protesters, a memo issued by the Health Ministry is circulating online where the minister is asking hospitals to ...
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Why is Diab’s Government Rushing to Get Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine?

4 weeks ago
Russia is looking for guinea pigs around the world to test out its unproven vaccine and Lebanese caretake PM & Health Minister seem to be in a rush to get their share of the new ...
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عرفتو هلأ لي كلّن يعني كلّن ؟؟

4 weeks ago
…يللّي عم بصير من بعد الإنفجار جريمه أكبر من الانفجار من تمييع، تضليل، ترهيب و كذب  … ما بعرف كيف حدا معقول يكون عندو أدنى شك بعد أنو كلّن يعني كلّن  اهمالهم دمّر بيروت، قتل ...
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Special Tribunal For Lebanon (STL) Verdict is Out

1 month ago
Fifteen years after Rafik Hariri was assassinated along with 21 others in a huge suicide bombing in Beirut, the STL judgment, which is 2600 pages long, including 13,000 footnotes and a 150 pages summary is ...
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Instead of Encouraging Volunteering, Lebanese State is Cracking Down on Volunteers

1 month ago
Beirut governor issued a memo yesterday requesting that all volunteering organizations obtain a permission from the army’s emergency room, and prohibiting those without a permit from entering the affected areas by the blast. At a ...
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