VICE News Daily: Deadly Sandstorm Blankets Lebanon

The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Powerful sandstorm hits Lebanon, China marks an important anniversary in Tibet, a new Egyptian taxi service and Colombia’s border dispute with Venezuela grows.

LEBANON
Deadly Sandstorm Sweeps Middle East
Clouds of dust forced planes to divert and engulfed Israel, Jordan and Cyprus.

CHINA
Officials Mark Tibet Anniversary
More than 20,000 people from all over the region attended the ceremony.

EGYPT
Women-Only Taxi Service Launches
A new law issued last year punishes sexual harassment with at least six months in jail.

COLOMBIA
Diplomatic Spat With Venezuela Grows
Rights groups say more than 1,000 Colombians have been deported.

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