Previously, it was slightly fluctuating slightly but recording no major changes.
This major jump comes after Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri reportedly made failed attempts to reconcile with President Michel Aoun, but the pair could not reach an agreement regarding the Cabinet formation.
Hence, the country is still without a government since August of last year, which has caused Lebanon to lose multiple chances to unlock billions of dollars in aid that would carry it and its nation to safety.
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