BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:10 P.M.) – The appearance of female police officers wearing shorts has sparked debate in Lebanon, after Mayor of Broummana Pierre Achkar selected shorts as the new summer garb for the officers of the city, footage filmed on Wednesday shows.

“Ninety-nine percent of the tourists in the Mediterranean region wear shorts,” Achkar said, and cited the wish to “change the bleak picture of Lebanon in the West, and to bring tourists from the West.”

Local shop owner Elie Mosawer said, “people are over-analysing this issue, they are giving it way more attention than it deserves. All these ladies are respectable,” and concluded that “everybody wears shorts! It’s not a big deal. And it’s not too short even. Fine, it’s all right, it’s summer, it’s hot!”

The move, however, has drawn sharp criticism from many online, with reports of people alleging the Mayor is using young women for tourism, and claims of a large difference between male and female uniforms.

Despite that, Samata Saad, one of the police officers wearing the shorts, said, “we have accepted it with enthusiasm and we still hope that it will return in every summer season.”

 

 

Video credit: Ruptly

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They are really beutiful, indeed!

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I think those female traffic officers look very nice indeed.

Before seeing this story I never knew the place existed.

I would now consider visiting Broummana, Lebanon.

Well done to the mayor for being so forward thinking!

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So if they get naked and give body service to tourists the place would boost even more tourism industry

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If they want to shag tourists, it’s their personal life, now be aware that 9mm Luger with hollow points expand to about 15-18mm on impact, unlike military FMJ keeping their diameter of 9mm…
A good advice, better respect these ladies, a SIG or a Glock are far more efficient than a niqab when it comes to be respected…
And better remember that Lebanon is half Christian…
Christians, as for Atheists, Buddhists, Confucianists etc etc etc, have no problems with seeing women’s legs.

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Silly – normal summer dress.

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They look like hookers patrolling the street for customers…that is what Lebanese if famous for.

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next stage “bikini’s” : )) 3rd stage why not go topless, 4th stage just body paint the police badge on the fanny,,,,after all as the Premier says “It’s hot in Lebanon so do as the fashion trend goes”….Where are the associating police men in shorts going to hide..uhmm put their their truncheons? : ))

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Never seen a cop-belt? http://www.sandipointe.com/im/belts/cop-belt-10.jpg Beach security in bikini is not a problem in a neighbouring country : Note that militaries have been invited to carry their weapons all the time due to security issues 😉 Thus, due to the strange ambiance in Lebanon, if the short is OK, I’d personally consider the body armour and a (blue) military-style harness, a heavily loaded cop-belt is very bad for the back. I once wore one, pouah! Go for military-type harness! Such kind of firearm : http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-zYCdg7KF-4M/UvxxT5tX3rI/AAAAAAAAH1c/77YkHC8w0Dk/s1600/DSCN6347.JPG in the same caliber as FN P90 or, preferably, if STK can adapt this multi-caliber… Read more »

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Bikini is not functional. You need pockets for equipment and work. Not bikini for looks and comfort.

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“to bring tourists from the West.” What this arab seems not knowing is that the biggest tourists markets are chineses and soon from India. The West is now surpassed economically by Asia and also very soon by Latin America (Argentina, Brazil…). But Arabs and muslims are still thinking that westerners will take care of them “the Ahl Al Kitab” monotheist family, the people of west doesn’t want them, they just want to be liberated from their globalists evil masters who want to annihilate humanity. And we all know that these arabs will never said “bring tourists from China and India”… Read more »

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Says a guy who praised the start of a WW3 a few days ago, while a WW3 would go further than annihilating humanity: it would annihilate any life on Earth.

Jews are so racists that they mixed with locals wherever the diaspora went, this meaning everywhere. They didn’t even expelled Arabs in 1948, the Nakba was performed under orders of the Arab-League.
Non-Muslim (apostate) Arabs we have in Europe are not into racism. Maybe is it from the fact they faced lotsa racism from far-right and even classic right-wingers?