Lebanon is first modern state to run out of hydrocarbon fuel as power is cut for days amid Egypt gas plans

Monday, 11 October 2021

Lebanon, the former ‘Switzerland of the Middle East’ and potential LNG importer, has Egypt standing by to help with supplies of pipeline natural gas as the nation ran out of hyrdocarbon fuel and cut power countrywide for a whole weekend with the situation expected to worsen.

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