Khatib on Bourj Hammoud landfill: No cover for any contravention

Caretaker Minister of Environment, Tareq Khatib, on Wednesday maintained that there will be no cover for the company operating Bourj Hammoud landfill if any contravention is proven.

"The Ministry of Environment did not and will not cover for any violation; and, if contraventions are proven, the ministry will ask the state prosecution to take legal action," Khatib said in a phone call with Voice of Lebanon (VDL-93.3) radio station.

Source: National News Agency