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Lebanon’s Capital Beirut New Guinness World Record: Details, Achievement Record



Lebanon’s Capital Beirut New Guinness World Record: Details, Achievement Record: Details, Highlights

Lebanon’s capital Beirut has set a new Guinness World Record for the most number of national flags displayed in one city for 24 hours.

By raising a total of 26,852 Lebanese flags for 24 hours Beirut broke the record of New York’s Waterloo of raising 25,599 flags.

This was achieved by individual and national initiative undertaken by The Beirut Alive Association. The event was organized under the patronage of Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri.

About Guinness World Records

Guinness World Record was originally known as The Guinness Book of Records from its inception from 1955 until 2000.

Guinness World Record is an annually published reference book which lists record-breaking achievements.


Capital: Beirut

Largest City: Beirut

Currency: Lebanese Pound

Official Language: Arabic

Prime Minister: Saad Hariri

President: Michel Aoun


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