Protests in Hizbullah Stronghold Continue Despite Intimidation

(The National-Abu Dhabi) Sunniva Rose - In the Lebanese city of Baalbek last Tuesday, protesters continued gathering to demand the ousting of their leaders, defying attempts by Hizbullah supporters to intimidate them. Baalbek, in southeast Lebanon, is a Hizbullah stronghold. Giant portraits of the group's leader, Hassan Nasrallah, are everywhere. Most protesters were women. One protester said local thugs had beaten up male protesters, discouraging them from joining.

2019-11-12 00:00:00

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