Lebanese soldier praised for helping a disabled woman drink water

A few days ago, a picture of a Lebanese soldier helping a homeless, disabled woman drink water went viral on social media. The photo was taken in Barbor. After the soldier’s identity was revealed, the Commander of the General Joseph Aoun invited him to his office. According to


, he gave the soldier a financial reward and praised him for his action that reflects the ethics of the Armed Forces.

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