Lebanon healthcare crisis: International assistance needed

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The World Health Organization says it will help Lebanon find solutions to its healthcare crisis.

Its director general is visiting a week after the formation of a new government.

Lebanon is close to bankruptcy, and the country is running short of medical supplies and equipment.

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut, Lebanon

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