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Self-Immolation story goes unnoticed today in Lebanon amid the theatrics

This is perhaps a more accurate indicator of the unbearable level of frustration Lebanon has reached for so many…. not a good sign in a place where customarily the myth of there always being some kind of solution or way up (even if imaginary) has meant one doesn’t face Tunisian-style desperation.


The Civil Defense saved a citizen as he attempted to commit suicide by setting himself on fire under the Cola bridge.

Written by nickbiddlenoe

July 9, 2015 at 2:23 pm

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