In Pictures: Lebanon United as One

A general view of demonstrators during an anti-government protest in downtown Beirut, Lebanon October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

After decades of building anger and anxiety over the mismanagement of the economic and political situation, the Lebanese people have eventually exploded, all united in mass protests that actually paralyzed Beirut and other cities around the country for the past few days. Citizens from all sects, genders and religions demonstrating and calling for the current government to step down and demanding better living conditions, and the ouster of the politicians who have monopolized power and influence for decades. Scroll down to witness Lebanon’s amazing unity.

Via Richmond Times-Dispatch
Via Middle East Online
Via Coeur d’Alene Press

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