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BEIRUT  | Outsiders face uphill battle in Lebanese elections

BEIRUT  — With campaigning in full swing for Lebanon’s first national election in nine years, parliament candidate Laury Haytayan was trying to rope in passers-by with her message: She and other political outsiders are running in a new coalition that aims to be an alternative to the country’s traditional powers. Some were clearly reluctant to … Continue reading BEIRUT  | Outsiders face uphill battle in Lebanese elections