More than 100 people were injured during the riots in the Lebanese city of Beirut. This was reported in the Twitter account of the red cross.
#Beirut Protest: 28 people have been transported to nearby hospitals. 102 people are being treated at the scene. pic.twitter.com/FWIJ7hMVwn— Lebanese Red Cross (@RedCrossLebanon) August 8, 2020
In the organization said that 28 of the victims were taken to hospital, 102 assisting the wounded on the spot.
In Beirut, a state of emergency
According to RIA Novosti, the protesters broke into the building of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Lebanon, located in the district of Ashrafieh, and raised posters with the words “Beirut — demilitarized city” and “Capital of the revolution”.
Thousands of people came to the rally demanding the government to resign. On the site of the collision collisions are employees of the red cross and Civil defense.