• Thu. Apr 22nd, 2021

Lebanon: Protesters block roads over worsening poverty

Lebanon: Protesters block roads over worsening poverty

LEBANON (STL.News) Lebanese protesters? set up new roadblocks Tuesday to vent anger over political inaction in the face of deepening #poverty?, but security forces managed to re-open some to traffic.  The country has been mired in an economic crisis?, which has brought surging unemployment and spiraling prices while the currency has plunged to a new low to the dollar on the black market.