Lebanon is dreaming of gas riches with a Total-led consortium set to drill in 2019. However the country faces more pressing concerns. Donors contributed $12bn at April’s Cedre conference in Paris, in hope to benefit Lebanon's creaky infrastructure and troubled economy. But the government does have to first overcome widespread corruption.
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Fuel shortages mean Lebanon-wide blackouts, as the power sector falls victim to economic crisis. Iran and Iraq are touted as quick fixes, but problems are systemic.
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