The Parliament building of Lebanon in the Beirut clashes of protesters with the police, reports RIA "news".

In Beirut held a mass anti-government demonstration, specified in the message. Law enforcement officers used tear gas to push back protesters from Parliament, demonstrators throw stones at police.

Currently to the place of demonstration pull together additional forces, the Agency reports.

On 4 August at the port in Beirut, happened a powerful explosion. As a result of the tragedy, more than 300 thousand homeless. According to the Prime Minister of Lebanon Hassan Diab, the cause of the explosion was improper storage 2 750 tons of ammonium nitrate. The neighboring buildings, as well as those located in a radius of several kilometers from the explosion, shattered Windows, destroyed part of the buildings.