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Heritage craftsmen working overtime to restore lost Beirut beauty [Video]

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BEIRUT, LEBANONSEPTEMBER 17, 2020SOURCE: AFPTV

1. Close-up Lebanese artist Maya Husseini working to rebuild a blast-damaged stained-glass window at her studio on the outskirts of Beirut2. Mid shot Lebanese artist Maya Husseini working to rebuild a blast-damaged stained-glass window at her studio on the outskirts of Beirut

3. SOUNDBITE 1 – Maya Husseini, stained glass artist (female, 60 years old, Arabic, 16 sec): “I did a quick tour and started looking around. You try to hold yourself together and stay strong. I arrived at the Saint Louis Cathedral of the Capuchin Fathers. Here I was really affected. Two years of my work, two years working on those details. The cathedral is one of the oldest monuments in Beirut… it’s lost history.”

4. Close-up Maya Husseini working to rebuild a blast-damaged stained-glass window at her studio on the outskirts of Beirut5. Mid shot Maya Husseini looking at sheets of stained

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