Beirut nightclub “The Gärten” is reopening this Saturday!

Last month,  Governor Ziad Chbib shut down the famous nightclub The Gärten for disrespecting religious practices and beliefs. A video taken at the club shows Quran verses being played. It was widely spread on social media.

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The Governor ordered the club to be sealed with red tape, according to a 

statement

. The decision came after an investigation found that the club is unlicensed and broadcasts music that is disrespectful to religion.

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Today, the nightclub announced on social media that it is reopening this Saturday! The club will be celebrating with the German techno artist and DJ Ben Klock from 10:00 PM till 6:00 AM. For more information about the event, click

here

!


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