Tag: Lebanon

  • Beirut - Women in black

    They are completely covered and move quickly like shadows. You really do not know what to assume about them.

  • Beirut - A fragile city

    Signs of war are obvious on the buildings of Beirut.

    Beirut is a fragile multinational and multi-religious city, a place often in turmoil. Wars have been raging for decades in Lebanon, while huge geopolitical games are being played by the Great Powers. The conflicting political powers in this country are so many that unequivocal political approaches are practically worthless. In an attempt to generalize, though, there are two main movements in Lebanon, the pro-western and the Arabic.