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General strike in Beirut due to the economic crisis in Lebanon

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Beirut (Lebanon), Jun 17 (EFE / EPA) .- (Camera: Wael Hamzeh) Barricades of containers cut some of the main avenues of Beirut on Thursday during the day of strike, called by the General Union of Workers against the economic crisis that the country suffers. FOOTAGE OF THE STREETS IN LEBANON

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