Lebanon Elections

Women blame sectarianism, fraud for meager election win

Independent parliamentary candidate Joumana Haddad holds a Lebanese flag as members of a civil society movement rally in front of the Ministry of Interior in Beirut contesting the unofficial results in which Haddad, who was running for the parliamentary elections in the pre-dominantely christian district in the Lebanese capital, was not elected on May 7, 2018. AFP / Anwar AMRO

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on May 09, 2018, on page 4.




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