Expect protests and demonstrations in Lebanon July 8 and 9, 2015

An MP in Lebanon has called on supporters to stage political protests and demonstrations on July 8 and 9 in a number of towns and cities across the country. Preparations have begun for street protests in areas that include North Lebanon, Mount Lebanon, Beirut, Batroun, Byblos, Jounieh, Jezzine and Zgharta.

Advice For Travellers

Sitata reminds travellers to minimize safety risk by avoiding large public gatherings and protests as these situations can escalate and become violent quickly and unexpectedly.

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