Lebanon requests help from allies to safe imports: assertion


FILE PHOTO: Lebanon’s caretaker Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri speaks after assembly with President Michel Aoun on the presidential palace in Baabda, Lebanon November 7, 2019. Information/Mohamed Azakir/File Photograph

BEIRUT (Information) – Lebanon’s caretaker prime minister Saad al-Hariri has requested help from pleasant international locations to assist it safe imports of meals and uncooked supplies amid an acute greenback scarcity, a press release from Hariri’s workplace stated on Friday.

The enchantment for help was despatched to Saudi Arabia, France, Russia, Turkey, america, China, and Egypt, the assertion stated.

Lebanon is grappling with the worst monetary strains since its 1975-1990 civil struggle.

Writing by Eric Knecht; Modifying by Alison Williams