09 august 2020

Fresh clashes in Beirut between Lebanese protesters, security forces


Police fire tear gas at rock-throwing demonstrators near Lebanon’s parliament amid anger over deadly blast at portThe Times of Israel is liveblogging Sunday’s events as they happen.9:25 pmLikud’s Gideon Sa’ar says many party members oppose new electionsMK Gideon Sa’ar, a Likud party rival of Prime Minister Netanyahu, comes out strongly against the possibility of new elections amid a standoff over the state budget.In an interview with Channel 13 news, Sa’ar says Netanyahu and Defense Minister [...]