· January, 2013

Stories about Lebanon from January, 2013

Man’s Death Inspires Solidarity in Midst of Devastating Storm in Lebanon

  11 January 2013

As a devastating storm rages in Lebanon, the death of a homeless man inspires a wave of solidarity. Few people knew his name before he was found dead near the American University of Beirut. But on January 7, 2012, Beirut mourned the death of Ali Abdallah, a homeless man who was a familiar face for the AUB community, often found on Bliss Street, where the university is located.