Lebanon army deployed to enforce public lockdown

The government is already grappling with a financial crisis and now it is being criticised for its handling of the coronavirus pandemic as well.

    Lebanon's army has been brought in to help enforce a public lockdown, as cases of the coronavirus rise across the country.

    At least 248 infections and four deaths have been confirmed.

    The government is already grappling with a financial crisis and now it is being criticised for its handling of this one as well.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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