Lebanon official exams will be postponed due to strike

Lebanon Education Minister Hassan Diab revealed on Tuesday that the secondary and middle school official exams will most likely be postponed due to the strike by the Union Coordination Committee . He said after meeting with PM Najib Mikati that despite the postponement the schools should complete the academic curriculum.

90 % of Lebanon schools closed as Union goes on strike

The Union Coordinating Committee’s central sit-in kicked off on Monday from the al-Sanayeh region in down town Beirut  toward the Lebanese Central Bank in Hamra, LBC reported. For the second week disgruntled Lebanese public employees were expressing their outrage at the government’s delay in implementing a new system of wage increases.