The redefining of socioeconomic classes in Lebanon

Most Lebanese banks have now curtailed withdrawals to as low as $200 a week, even for clients with millions of dollars in their accounts.
by Dan Azzi

12 December 2019 | 18:19

Source: by Annahar

  • by Dan Azzi
  • Source: Annahar
  • Last update: 12 December 2019 | 18:19

Lebanese protester holds a paper reading "Revolution" during a gathering outside of the French foreign ministry in Paris, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (AP Photo)

With brutal capital controls in place today, this has necessitated some major behavioral adjustments in Lebanese society. Most Lebanese banks have now curtailed withdrawals to as low as $200 a week,...
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