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Lebanese pound falls to all-time low on black market as people protest

Lebanon's harrowing economic crisis worsened when the pound fell against the dollar again on the black market.

The Lebanese pound has again fallen to an all-time low on the black market as the economic crisis continues.

The exchange rate reached 10,000 Lebanese pounds to the US dollar on the black market at one point Tuesday, Reuters reported. The official exchange rate was around 1,520 pounds to the dollar. On Feb. 25, the pound was trading around 9,475 to the dollar on the black market.

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