Hezbollah, Amal supporters attack again Lebanese protesters in downtown Beirut
November 25, 2019
Lebanese army soldiers and riot police are deployed after clashes broke out between anti-government demonstrators and supporters of the Shi’ite movements Hezbollah and Amal in Beirut, Lebanon, November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
BEIRUT – Clashes broke out between anti-government demonstrators and supporters of the Shi’ite movements Hezbollah and Amal in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, early on Monday, live footage on Lebanese television channels showed, as tensions escalated when demonstrators blocked a main bridge downtown.
Protesters initially began to scuffle and their numbers quickly rose, footage on social media showed.
The Hezbollah and Amal supporters were heard chanting Allah and Nasrallah and all the Dhahiya Shiaa, Shiaa.