By Elias Maalouf
For many different reasons and through out time, Lebanese have scattered around the four corners of the planet. Spreading the borders of our country as far as its Diaspora. As a Lebanese who was born in Ecuador it is an honor to addres
s the Lebanese Diaspora, as one of them. Many of us left Lebanon in search for things we couldn’t find our country, it’s about time to bring those missing elements to our beloved nation. You don’t know how great our country once was until you dig in to the history of its railways. Once you do, you will understand what is missing. Following the Civil War, the Lebanese people became the victims of national paralysis. ot only were the railways closed down, but also the history of our trains was left to decay over time. I am writing to you today to ask you to support our mission to resuscitate the Lebanese Railway System through our NGO Train/Train.
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