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A soldier in Beirut in tears

On Thursday, October 17, 2019, a popular uprising broke out in Lebanon against the political class and corruption. Hundreds of thousands of Lebanese protest constantly closing many roads across the country. The Wednesday morning October 23 in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, protesters comforted a soldier with tears seemed to understand the pain of his countrymen. This soldier was part of a segment that was developed to reopen a road closed by protesters since the beginning of the mobilization. Other scenes compassion between soldiers and demonstrators were recorded across the country and published on social networks. “We are all Lebanese, we are all one family”, written by the Lebanese army on his Twitter account, Commenting on these images.

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