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Lebanon’s Gordian knot could strangle it

These were the headlines splashed across the front pages of Lebanon‘s major newspapers Friday, a day after Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri — a previous holder of the office — abandoned his bid to form the crisis-ridden country’s next government. Across Lebanon’s vast political divide, disagreements are plentiful but there is …

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Iraq: 41 dead in fire at hospital treating Covid-19 patients

At least five people were critically injured. The fire on Monday night is believed to have started after oxygen tanks exploded in an ICU treating Covid-19 patients, al-Zamili said. “The civil defense teams managed to control and put out the major fire that broke out at al-Hussein hospital in the …

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