Carlos Ghosn posters appear in Beirut

Advertising posters featuring Carlos Ghosn appear in the streets of Beirut under the slogan “We are all Carlos Ghosn”. Nissan’s former CEO, who has been in police custody in Japan since November 19th, remains a prominent figure in the business world in Lebanon, where he spent his youth and is a national.

From Beirut to Babila, Syrian refugee family returns home

Rawad Kurdi is among several thousand Syrians making an emotional journey home from Lebanon, where they sought safety from the war that has ravaged their native country since 2011. Worn down by tough economic conditions in Lebanon and seeing regime victories back home as bringing stability, they have taken advantage of return trips coordinated by Lebanese and Syrian authorities.

Inflatable artwork morphs Donald Trump with a tank in Beirut

A float morphing Donald Trump with an armored tank and various pop portraits of international leaders, made by an anonymous artists calling himself Saint Hoax, are exhibited in a famous building in ruins dating back to the Lebanese civil war in downtown Beirut.