Families of ISIS hostages block roads in protest during Lebanon Cabinet session today

To protest lack of effective negotiations on behalf of Lebanese servicemen held hostage by ISIS, the families of the hostages will block roads during today’s Cabinet session. At 9 a.m., the Sidon-Beirut highway near the Damour exit will be blocked. At 10 am, Beirut’s Saifi Road and Martyrs’ Square near An-Nahar newspaper will be blocked.

Advice For Travellers

Expect traffic delays along these roads and take alternate routes.