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Protesters in Lebanon clash with police over virus lockdown


Lebanese security forces opened fire in violent clashes Wednesday with dozens of protesters who took to the street in the country’s north for a third consecutive day to denounce deteriorating living conditions amid a strict lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Added on the 28/01/2021 11:34:02 - Copyright : France 24 EN

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