Lebanon signs request for IMF assistance

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    It is one of the main parts of a sweeping economic plan the government says will help save Lebanon from bankruptcy.

    But as Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut, that was not enough to satisfy angry protesters.

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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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