Lebanon News

Survey finds one in four young Lebanese has used illicit drugs

ISF members distribute pamphlets about drug abuse in Sidon, June 26, 2019. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)

This article was amended on Thursday, June 27 2019

A previous version of this article incorrectly stated that 44 percent of the people surveyed said they agreed that the government should punish those who have used an illicit substance. The article has been updated to reflect the correct figures. 

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 27, 2019, on page 3.




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