In Pictures: All Politicians’ Posters Removed from Tripoli

The revolution is still alive and kicking after three weeks and Tripolitans are still stealing the show and showing everyone else how it's done. Two days ago, they "cleaned" their city from all the political posters and here's how the city looks like now. For those who haven't been to Tripoli, there are huge posters of politicians all over the city, especially in crowded areas.

National News Agency is now Spreading Fake News

The presumably trust-worthy National News Agency shared an article today claiming that international organization have warned Lebanon after noticing kids aged 18 and less taking part in the protests. Annahar and other portals also published the same article but the truth is there's no such thing as an anonymous international organization and UNICEF hasn't mentioned a word on this matter. On the contrary, they've been praising for a week now the role that young people…
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#LebanonRevolution: Lebanon Witnesses Largest Student-Led Protest Today

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Thousands of school and university students skipped school and took the streets brandishing Lebanese flags and chanting slogans demanding the removal of the corrupt political class. While most universities and schools were supportive of these ...
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Moody’s Downgrades Lebanon Credit Rating from Caa1 to Caa2

1 month ago
Moody’s has downgraded today Lebanon’s credit rating to Caa2 after having downgraded it to Caa1 nine months ago. “Moody’s said the decision to cut Lebanese debt from Caa1 to Caa2 “reflects the increased likelihood of ...
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Alfa & Touch Now Selling Prepaid Recharge Cards in LBP

1 month ago
Caretaker Telecommunications Minister Mohammed Choucair has requested both telecom operators in Lebanon to start selling prepaid recharge cards according to the official dollar exchange rate set by the Central bank. The cards will be delivered ...
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Pro-Sulta Protests: More Diversions To Delay New Government Formation

1 month ago
PM Hariri resigns, his supporters go out in the streets to cheer for him. Hezbollah Chief makes a speech, his supporters flood the streets to show support. Today, Speaker Nabih Berri supporters were roaming the ...
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What You Didn’t Know About The “illicit Enrichment” Law

1 month ago
When the first case of “illicit enrichment” was brought up a week ago, I looked into the law itself to see what it consists of, and then after watching yesterday’s Al Jadeed episode on corruption, ...
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Watch Al Jadeed’s Report on Corruption

1 month ago
It’s a 3 hour report but worth every minute. If you still think your party or your leader is not corrupt, watch and judge for yourself. From pharmacies selling fake cancer meds and still open, ...
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Dialogue is Key to Solving Lebanon’s Problems

1 month ago
During the last couple of weeks, I’ve engaged more than ever with all sorts of people from different political and religious backgrounds in Lebanon. Most of the topics I usually share on the blog are ...
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Day13 Updates: PM Hariri Resigns, Thugs Attack Riad el Solh Square

1 month ago
After nearly two weeks of protests, PM Hariri has finally announced his resignation today. A couple of hours before his speech, thugs attacked peaceful protesters in Riad el Solh and Martyrs Square injuring elderly and ...
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