Hariri government faces resignation calls as Lebanon protests escalate
Demonstrators took to the streets for a second day across Lebanon on Friday, calling for the government to resign over dire economic conditions and alleged corruption. Public anger over an austerity measures boiled over on Thursday over plans to tax calls on messaging platforms like Whatsapp. Despi»»»
Lebanon: Hundreds mourn death of 'martyr of the revolution'
Protester Alaa Abou Fakher's killing south of Beirut should be investigated by civilian prosecutors, Amnesty International says Hundreds gathered in the Lebanese town of Choueifat for the funeral of Alaa Abou Fakher, who was shot and killed by an army officer during a demonstration earlier this wee»»»