Lebanon gov’t wins Parliament’s confidence vote despite protests

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    But protesters who were outside Parliament say the government is comprised of the old guard and its proposed financial reforms are just a rehash of old ones.
    Diab says these reforms must be put in place at once if the country is not to collapse economically.
    Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut.

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    In This Story: Lebanon

    Lebanon, officially known as the Lebanese Republic, is a country in the Levant region of Western Asia, and the transcontinental region of the Middle East.

    The official language, Arabic, is the most common language spoken by the citizens of Lebanon. Its capital is Beirut.

    Lebanon was a founding member of the United Nations in 1945 and is a member of the Arab League (1945), the Non-Aligned Movement (1961), Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation (1969), and the Organisation internationale de la francophonie (1973).

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