Four-time Lebanese Olympian Chirine Njeim was on the phone with her mother in
Njeim says this disaster has also laid bare Lebanon’s long-term political problems.
“It was a disaster. The hospitals were an absolute mess, people were walking in. Looking at photos from here and it was just heartbreaking. I know that they [the government] are not prepared for this and this is not the first time this happened.
“It has hit people really deep, that I think we are ready for a change. I don’t…