Tag archive for ‘Beirut’
By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Smoke and violence in Beirut as Lebanese protests continue after new government formed (VIDEOS)

The streets of Beirut filled with smoke and echoed with shots, as demonstrators faced off against riot police in the Lebanese capital. The formation of a new government has failed to quell public anger. An agreement More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Protests continue in Beirut after Lebanon forms new Hezbollah-approved government

Even after the formation of a new government in Lebanon, heated demonstrations in the streets of Beirut show no signs of slowing down, with protesters continuing to trade blows with security forces in on-and-off More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Clashes, tear gas, protest camp set on fire as demonstrations get violent in Beirut, Lebanon (WATCH LIVE)

Lebanon’s capital Beirut has once again been plunged into chaos amid massive protests. Police had to use tear gas and water cannon to disperse angry crowds demanding an end to the power vacuum, while a tent camp More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Dozens injured as anti-bank protests rock Beirut for second night

Dozens injured as anti-bank protests rock Beirut for second night Hundreds of protesters gathered outside central bank before moving to a police station where others had been detained MEE and More...

By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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The show must go on: Beirut theatre holds firm amid upheaval

The show must go on: Beirut theatre holds firm amid upheaval Metro al-Madina has faced a political call for boycott amid a financial crisis, but the theatre hopes to continue being a space for art and More...

By admin On Sunday, December 29th, 2019
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Lebanese protest outside new prime minister’s Beirut home

Lebanese protest outside new prime minister's Beirut home Lebanon is without cabinet and in grips of deepening economic crisis after two-month-old protest movement forced Saad Hariri to stand down More...

By admin On Friday, December 20th, 2019
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‘Trust is lost’: Protests continue in Beirut as Lebanon picks new PM

‘Trust is lost’: Protests continue in Beirut as Lebanon picks new PM Readying themselves for violence, hundreds gather in capital Beirut as university professor Hassan Diab is appointed More...