Tag: Hezbollah

Beirut, Weekly Report # 7, March 06th, 2020

by Yves Headlines have been mainly about the Syrian crisis and internally about a decision to freeze financial assets of 21 Lebanese bank directors and its unexpected suspension.  The initial decision of the financial state attorney Ali Ibrahim to freeze…

Beirut, Weekly Report # 6, February 28th, 2020

by Yves Two main headlines for this week. The spread of the coronavirus and the visit of the IMF team and its consequences. Last week, on Friday 21, a case of the coronavirus was detected on a 45-year-old Lebanese woman…

Beirut, Weekly Report # 5, February 21th, 2020

by Yves This week three main headlines: the internal political tensions, the visit of a technical assessment team from the IMF and military developments in the Idlib area in Syria. At the end of last week, on 14 February, Saad…

Beirut Report # 2, January 31th, 2020

by «Yves» This past week, in spite of demonstrations, the Sérail which had been actually surrounded by the demonstrators has gathered 73 of its members. With a slight majority of 49 members mainly from CPL (Courant Patriotique Libre pro Aoun),…