Lebanese actress Cyrine Abdel Nour posted a video clip on her official account on Twitter, for the state of the streets in Lebanon after the country was exposed to a torrential rain and snow since last Tuesday, in addition to high humidity, and “Sirine” showed from her car the scene of the street in Beirut which is drowned in The rains stopped the traffic, and during the video she said, “Here we are drowning in Lebanon … heck we are drowning, O people of God covering up.”
Since Tuesday, Lebanon had been subjected to a storm accompanied by heavy rain and snow on the highlands, in addition to the high humidity, according to the Lebanese Meteorological Authority, according to the same sources, the amount of rain falling due to the “storm Lulu” between 70 mm north of the country and more than 130 Millimeters in the south, which were accompanied by a sudden drop in temperatures, snow fell on the heights exceeding 1400 meters..
– Cyrine Abdelnour (@CyrineAbdlNour) December 25, 2019
Heavy rains in Lebanon caused many cracks on some of the infrastructure, as reported by videos shared by activists on social media, where they published pictures and videos criticizing the fragility of the infrastructure and some of the houses whose walls fell after about 48 hours of continuous rain.
Local sites reported that there is a storm called “Lulu” that hit Lebanon and caused damage in some areas of the capital Beirut, and in Beirut part of the Jewish cemetery in the Sodeco area, a historical cemetery in the city, collapsed, as the rains led to the fall of the wall that protects it and destroyed A number of graves on the side of the road, and social media pioneers shared videos of the grave’s collapse due to torrential rains and winds. The rise of the wave in Beirut led to the collapse of part of the barriers that separate the sea corniche from the beach.