Gulf Times - Lebanon-protests
Army tries to reopen roads as Lebanon remains paralysed

Army tries to reopen roads as Lebanon remains paralysed

Security forces are trying to persuade protesters to reopen roads across Lebanon through peaceful means but will not use force if they refuse

Lebanon government in 11-hour reform drive as protests swell

Lebanon government in 11-hour reform drive as protests swell

Lebanon's teetering government was expected Monday to approve a belated economic rescue plan as the nation prepared for a fifth day of mass protests against the ruling elite.

Lebanon army cracks down on protests as government bickers

Lebanon army cracks down on protests as government bickers

The Lebanese army moved to end a wave of protests against tax increases and alleged official corruption Saturday as the fragile governing coalition fractured over promised economic reforms.

Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling elite, graft grows

Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling elite, graft grows

Tens of thousands of angry protesters blocked roads and burned tyres across Lebanon for a second day on Friday, demanding the demise of a political elite they say looted the economy