Beirut Marathon will take place tomorrow! Thousands of people from Lebanon and around the world take part in this race every year. President Michel Aoun received the founder and the president of Beirut Marathon Association May Al Khalil at the Baabda Palace. He believes that the marathon should be a national demonstration to show solidarity and support to Prime Minister Saad Hariri who took the world by surprise by announcing his resignation in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Stay tuned for live updates about Hariri’s case by clicking
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