(AFP File Photo)
People in Lebanon are enduring a dreadful crisis: Many people have lost their jobs with unemployment surpassing 35 percent, while others have faced a salary cut with little or no health care support. In addition,
A man stands among the rubble after the collapse of the first World Trade Centre Tower in New York City on September 11, 2001. Photo: AFP
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Sudanese people walk in flood water after torrential rain in the town of Osaylat, 50km southeast of Khartoum, on 6 August 2020 (AFP)
As much as I was pleasantly surprised by the international solidarity and media coverage in the aftermath of the Beirut explosion, I have been unpleasantly shocked by the international apathy and lack of adequate reporting

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