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The Capital of Lebanon is:
1. Beirut
2. Tripoli
3. Sidon
4. Tyre

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Beirut

The correct answer is Beirut.

  • Lebanon is a country in the Levant region of Western Asia.
    • Lebanon is officially known as the Lebanese Republic.
    • Beirut is the Capital of Lebanon.
    • Lebanon is bordered by:
      • Syria to the north and east.
      • Israel to the south.
      • Cyprus to the west across the Mediterranean Sea. 
    • It is one of the smallest sovereign states on the Asian mainland covers an area of 10,400 km².
    • Lebanon achieved independence in 1943.
    • Lebanese pound is the currency of Lebanon.

  • Beirut is one of the oldest cities in the world.
    • It has been inhabited for more than 5,000 years.
    • A devastating explosion in Beirut on 4th August 2020 killed at least 200 people and injured many.
    • In the aftermath of the explosion, protests erupted across Lebanon against the government for its failure to prevent the disaster across the country.

  • Tripoli is the capital city of Libya.
  • Sidon is the third-largest city in Lebanon.
  • Tyre is one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in Lebanon.

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