Fouad Khamasi fills his taxi every day with about 40,000 Lebanese pounds’ worth of fuel. It could cost at least four times that much if subsidies come to an end.
Subsidized items are pictured inside a supermarket in Beirut, Oct. 8, 2020. (Reuters)
Workers wearing protective masks prepare baked breads inside a bakery in Beirut, Oct. 8, 2020. (Reuters)
Kicking the Can
Pharmacist Siham Itani wearing a protective mask looks at her mobile phone inside her pharmacy in Beirut, Oct. 6, 2020. (Reuters)