Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP
Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP
Middle East

US official says Lebanon should not be bailed out financially, calls for political change

  • David Hale, the US undersecretary of state for political affairs, said that ‘systemic reforms’ were needed
  • After the catastrophic blast, Lebanon’s government resigned on August 10 and is now serving in a caretaker capacity

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Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP
Beirut's port in the aftermath of the huge chemical explosion. Photo: AFP
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