Lebanon

Foreign minister to tour Beirut aid efforts on first overseas trip since COVID

Canada has so far committed $30 million to help pay for emergency food, water, shelter, medical help

 

Ottawa pledges up to $5M in aid to help people affected by Lebanon explosion

An initial $1.5 million is going to organizations such as the Red Cross to help meet urgent needs

 

Lebanese-Canadians look for ways to help while grappling with Beirut tragedy

Officials say at least 135 people were killed and more than 5,000 were injured in the blasts

 

Abbotsford mom worried about her two kids in Beirut following explosion

Shelley Beyak’s children were abducted by their dad in 2018

‘Felt like an earthquake’: Resident describes blast that shook Lebanon

‘Felt like an earthquake’: Resident describes blast that shook Lebanon

Massive Beirut blast kills more than 70, injures thousands

Massive Beirut blast kills more than 70, injures thousands

Lebanese take to the streets as currency hits a new low

Lebanese take to the streets as currency hits a new low

UN backs Lebanon in economic crisis, call for global help

UN backs Lebanon in economic crisis, call for global help

Lebanese PM says Cabinet will seek IMF financial assistance

Lebanese PM says Cabinet will seek IMF financial assistance

Lebanon’s central bank governor defends his role amid crisis

Lebanon’s central bank governor defends his role amid crisis

Riots in crisis-hit Lebanon reflect growing poverty, despair

Riots in crisis-hit Lebanon reflect growing poverty, despair

Riots in impoverished north Lebanon city amid currency crash

Riots in impoverished north Lebanon city amid currency crash