Almost all financial and economic indicators point to Lebanon’s dramatic freefall into the abyss. With public debt rising to $118 billion, the annual budget deficit has shot above 60 percent even as the total budgetary amount stands at a paltry $17 billion.
Economy in freefall? Blame Syrian refugees
Hezbollah and its allies put on a military, political and media show on a daily basis and always give the impression that they control the state, its foreign affairs as well as political and security decisionsAli al-Amin