AN Association representing Lebanese firms that import medicines has warned of potentially disastrous shortage, as the country’s economic crisis deepens.
It says imports have almost completely ground to a halt in the past month.
According to reports, Lebanon has suffered a severe economic crisis over the past eighteen months, adding that a lack of foreign currency has been making it hard to pay foreign suppliers.
Some Lebanese healthcare companies have already run out of medicines needed to treat cancer and heart disease.
The Association said that is nothing was done; the situation would be catastrophic by the end of the month.