Federica Marsi is a journalist based in Beirut, Lebanon.
In-depth: Survivors of a 2013 shipwreck that killed 200 migrants say Italy failed to take appropriate measures to save their relatives. A new UN ruling supports their claims.
Dispatch: Lebanon's already crippled economy has plunged into crisis amid widespread protests in the country. Protesters want a radical solution
As Lebanon's citizens wait to discover the effect of the protests on their purses, analysts warn exceptional economic measures alongside rapid political solutions are the only means to avert collapse.