Lebanese rescue workers remove a corpse from a collapsed building in Beirut’s Achrafieh neighborhood on January 16. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
And you thought you were unlucky.
Two of the survivors of the Achrafieh building collapse managed to escape death, but were later arrested at a nearby hospital for their illegal immigrant status, according to a report from the Daily Star.
And to think: at least two sanitation jobs (or some other form of unskilled labor) have been saved as a result of this diligent effort by General Security…
I suddenly feel compelled to write a new entry in my ‘gratitude’ journal.