More than 3 million Lebanese face poverty

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More than three million Lebanese – almost half the population – are facing a tough Ramadan.
The monthly cost of iftar, or the meal to break their fast, now costs 2.5 times the minimum wage.
The World Bank says food prices there have become the highest in the region.
Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr has more from Beirut, Lebanon.
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ejay aziz says:

Same here from Malaysia

しᗴᝪ ᒍᗩᏀᝪᗞᝪᑎᏀ ꪜ says:

thats why Mia Khalifa move to US.

topindian gaming says:

Surrender to china.

龙卧 says:

Hopefully the Chinese won't be the target and scape coat of their poverty like the Malaysian Chinese .

chris smith says:

How is that possible you have Iran to help you?

Random WorldVideos says:

Bill gates idea to create corona so population will reduced… but he buy farm land hahahaha

The Atlantis Report says:

there are millions of Lebanese millionaires living overseas , they should help their homeland

Ahmad Rama says:

And the Lebanese politicians are elected by these people who are their victims who still loyalists to these politicians!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tariq Mannan says:




John Healer says:

People n the Nations can afford to make Nukes to Kill each other but not to feed the hungry mankind?Utter Senseless n No Logic!🤔

Hugh T says:

Hezbollah, where are you?

Basava Raju says:

Sorry state of affairs. why rich Islamic countries helping these poor states?

M SN says:

إذا فسدَ أهلُ الشَّامِ فلا خَيرَ فيكُم

麦诺基 says:

Wishing you all for the best out there don't loose hope 🙏❤️❤️🇵🇭

rudeboylexy says:

Funny how war ravaged Syria next door doesn't have people fighting over food

ΓσηΣ ÇαναΓιΣπ says:

Poor has no right to live in this universe.

Syrian Atheist says:

Wish you brothers all the best!

Adam Smith says:

When has Lebanon ever been functional? It's always been in crisis

Beautiful World says:

Let the Oil rich Gulf countries help Lebanon, oh no…. they rather throw bombs than help their Arab neighbours like they do everywhere in the Middle East.
God help Lebanon.

vinm300 says:

Hezbollah control the Finance Ministry and refuse to move.
That is the root of the problem.
Of course Iran support Hezbollah (the Axis of Evil)
and the people have to suffer in silence, or face a violent backlash from
Hezbollah's 10,000 man armed Lebanese militia.

Muhammad Guaffar says:

Same is the case in Pakistan. The US backed hybrid regime of Imran Khan has destabilized the Pakistani economy and fueled the inflation in the country.

Jeanine Vlught says:

Search the most beautiful and import them 😁

dlanod pmurt says:

Arabic for national language for all islamic republics happy ramadan

goose gander says:

Currently there are 23 card-carrying members of the communist party in the CIA.

ChromeMan04 says:

And 0:56 crusader descendant?

ChromeMan04 says:

Would be better if they become part of Saudi Arabia or join Syria again. Lebanon is reliant on those countries anyways.

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