Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Swine Flu: Lebanese told to stop kissing

Swine flu is threatening a Lebanese national custom. Lebanese should stop greeting each other with kisses to the cheek, Health Minister Mohammad Khalifeh told a news conference on Tuesday

"If you visit someone, don't exchange kisses... Let's stop the social kissing habit," Khalifeh said. Lebanese have long greeted each other with three kisses to the cheek.
Published by Mike Hitchen, Mike Hitchen Consulting
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