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'We are on the brink': Economic meltdown and COVID-19 leaves Lebanon close to collapse

'We are on the brink': Economic meltdown and COVID-19 leaves Lebanon close to collapse
Friday 10
16:30 2020

Lebanon‘s economic meltdown has left the country "on the brink", with one of its top doctors warning that medical supplies in hospitals across the nation have now reached critical levels. The combination of coronavirus on top of an unprecedented economic crisis has created the "perfect storm", Firass Abiad, the CEO of the Rafic Hariri University Hospital in Beirut, told Sky News. "I think that, as they say, it never rains, it pours - and what we're seeing is crises after crises," Dr Abiad said. "Each day you're running from a power shortage to a medication shortage and so on. We're ...

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Summary: Lebanon‘s economic meltdown has left the country "on the brink", with one of its top doctors warning that medical supplies in hospitals across the nation have now reached critical levels.

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