'There is no hope': the slow disintegration of Lebanon
In early September, Mohammed Khaldoon sold a necklace his sister had given him and scrounged what he could from friends and family. He gave the sum total, $400, to a smuggler in his hometown of Tripoli, northern Lebanon, and took to sea, with 49 others in a rickety boat headed for Cyprus.
From: The Guardian
Date Posted: Oct 21, 2020