Public fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPAPublic fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPA
Public fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPA

Lebanon’s PM proposes early elections as Beirut blast protests turn violent

  • Day started with funerals for some of the 158 people killed by Tuesday’s monster blast
  • It turned to rage when the largest anti-government protest in months escalated

Topic |   Middle East
Public fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPAPublic fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPA
Public fury over a massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces. Photo: EPA
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