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    Lebanon protests enter second month as demonstrators dig in

    Agence-France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:44pm on November 18, 2019

    Thousands of Lebanese took to the streets Sunday, as an unprecedented protest movement against the ruling elite entered its second month with the country in...

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    Protest graffiti fills Beirut’s posh downtown

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    A majestic phoenix spreads its wings as Hayat Nazer adds a splash of colour to a Beirut wall. As Lebanon’s uprising enters its second month,...

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    Lebanon protests flare

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:08pm on November 13, 2019

    Lebanese protesters blocked main roads Wednesday, angered by what they viewed as the president ignoring their demands in nearly a month of rallies, and after...

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    Lebanese banks, schools shut as protesters push on

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:04pm on November 12, 2019

    Banks and schools in Lebanon were closed on Tuesday as protesters tried to prevent employees from clocking in at state institutions nearly one month into...

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    Students take to Lebanon streets as protests grow

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 11:30pm on November 07, 2019

    Thousands of students took to the streets across Lebanon Thursday to demand a better future as anti-government protests now entering their fourth week continued to...

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    Lebanon’s citizens urged to unite behind reforms

    Agence France-Presse . Baabda, Lebanon | Updated at 10:43pm on November 03, 2019

    Lebanon’s president Sunday called on citizens to unite behind reforms, after more than two weeks of nationwide anti-graft protests that brought down the government...

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    Lebanon banks reopen as protests ease

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut, Lebanon | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    Lebanon banks reopened for the first time in two weeks on Friday as the country began to return to normal following mass demonstrations for radical...

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    Roads blocked in Lebanon as protests enter third week

    Agence-France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:33pm on October 31, 2019

    Demonstrators kept up their roadblocks across Lebanon on Thursday, as their unprecedented protest movement demanding systemic political change entered its third week.  Traffic came to...

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    Rebellion against elite has commenced

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on November 01, 2019

    TYRES are burning, smoke is rising towards the sky. It is October, the 18th day of the month, the capital city of Lebanon, in the...

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    Hariri resigns as crisis turns violent

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 11:09pm on October 29, 2019

    Lebanese prime minister Saad al-Hariri said he would submit his resignation on Tuesday, declaring he had hit a ‘dead end’ in trying to resolve a...