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World Bank, municipality agree to make Beirut earthquake resilient

15 May 2015, Daily Star, the

The agreement involves the World Bank hiring several global and local consultants to evaluate Beirut’s infrastructure and ability to handle natural disasters – with a focus on earthquakes, reports the Daily Star. The President of the Municipal Council of Beirut said that the agreement will 'make Beirut a city that’s resilient against natural disasters and especially earthquakes.'...

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