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Bekaa Valley, Lebanon

Patients wait at the pharmacy in the Brital SDC health centre in the Bekaa Valley.

Following political collapse and the pandemic, the Lebanese economy plunged, wiping out 90% of people's savings and resulting in massive inflation. The ammonium nitrate explosion in August 2020 killed over 200 people and accelerated the country's economic collapse. The impact on the struggling healthcare system has been disastrous.

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Bekaa Valley
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