A massive economic crisis and the coronavirus pandemic are pushing Lebanon towards a famine

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Lebanon’s economic crisis, coupled with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic that shut the country down, could lead to a famine.  The price of food has gone up significantly, as the value of the Lebanese pound goes down drastically.  Food prices have gone up by 56% since October. There are estimates from the World Bank that 75 % of the country’s population could end up living in poverty, France24 reported.  Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

The coronavirus pandemic and an economic crisis could lead to a famine in the country, The Telegraph reported. 

Since October,

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