According to local media reports, on the 27th, the Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Lebanon’s caretaker government, Mr. akar, issued a statement condemning the attacks on security forces by some people demonstrating in Tripoli on the evening of the 26th, injuring 31 soldiers.
Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of the caretaker government of Lebanon
Akar said that the army and security departments of Lebanon have always been committed to protecting people’s security and peaceful authoritarianism, and called on the people to keep calm in special periods.
On the 27th, protests continued in Beirut, Tripoli, Saida, Bekaa, Yamagata and other places. Among them, people in Tripoli continued to attack municipal government buildings and had serious physical conflicts with security forces.
Site of protest
Recently, novel coronavirus pneumonia in Lebanon has accelerated and the national deadline has been extended. As the closure measures cut off the source of income of the people in Lebanon and exacerbated their living difficulties, some people opposed it. (CCTV reporter Guan Panpan)