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.
Our team works tirelessly to ensure Lebanese people have a reliable alternative to the politically-backed media outlets with their heavily-funded and dangerous propaganda machines. We've been detained, faced nonstop cyber attacks, censorship, attempted kidnapping, physical intimidation, and frivolous lawsuits draining our resources. Financial support from our readers keeps us fighting on your behalf. If you are financially able, please consider supporting The961's work. Support The961. Make a contribution now.