Bread, blood in short supply in battered Syrian cities

Opposition activists in bombarded stretches of Syria say living conditions are growing more desperate with day after day of mortar attacks. Bread is running out because people cannot leave their homes, one activist in Homs said, counting 42 bullet holes in the walls of his apartment. Another Homs activist using the pseudonym Nader said

Safadi: Price of bread won’t go up despite rise in wheat prices

Caretaker Minister of Economy and Trade Mohamed Safadi met with the President of the Union of Bakeries Kazem Ibrahim and his accompanying delegation to discuss the situation with the bakeries and flour mills including the cost of production and the challenges facing Lebanon and the world community in the face of rising prices of basic […]