Beirut protesters clash with police at demonstration over uncollected rubbish

August 23, 2015 9:47 AM

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Beirut protesters clash with police at demonstration over uncollected rubbish

At least 20 people were injured on Saturday during clashes between police and protesters in Beirut, according to the Red Cross.

Police used water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse thousands of of people demonstrating near parliament over uncollected rubbish in the city.

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