The World Bank Regional Director, Saroj Kumar Jha, called them out, saying it was in clear violation of the terms set with them for ensuring a fair vaccination process that prioritizes health workers and those above 75 years old.
Out of frustration with the violation, the head of the coronavirus vaccination committee in Lebanon, Dr. Abdul Rahman Bizri, was on the verge of quitting altogether but quickly withdrew his resignation.
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