Britain warns: the situation in Lebanon is worrying and could explode at any moment

The British embassy in Beirut warned that the situation In Lebanon Worrying, and it could explode at any moment.

He said it on Tuesday night in a statement to “Al Arabiya”.

Don’t travel in Lebanon … except

Previously, in a new update released on Tuesday, Britain had advised against all travel in Lebanon, with the exception of essential travel.

He also stated in a statement that “the Department of Foreign Affairs, Commonwealth and Development is now advising to stop all travel in Lebanon, with the exception of essential travel, and with the exception of those areas in which the Ministry of Foreign Affairs advises against travel, “According to Reuters.

The site web The British government also shows that it discourages travel to Palestinian refugee camps, which are areas located 5 kilometers from the border with Syria and the Hermel region.

Financial and economic collapse

This happens in one moment in which Lebanon is facing a financial and economic collapse described by the World Bank as one of the deepest recessions in modern history, in addition to the Covid-19 pandemic and the massive explosion that occurred in port of Beirut It destroyed large areas of the city and killed more than 215 people.

Tourism has historically been an important component of the Lebanese economy and has declined in significantly since the end of 2019.

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