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In Pics: Beirut Explosion Has Caused Widespread Anger In Lebanon

Lebanon's prime minister Hassan Diab announced his government's resignation Monday amid popular outrage over the deadly Beirut port explosion that has reignited angry street protests.

August 11, 2020

Protesters throw back tear gas canisters towards riot policemen during an anti-government protest, in the aftermath of last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

Riot police advance to push back anti-government protesters during demonstrations following Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

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A protester kicks a tear gas canister that was fired towards them by Lebanese riot police during anti-government protest, in the aftermath of last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

An anti-government protester uses a a tennis racket to hit back a tear gas canister towards at riot policemen during a protest following last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

A protester throws stones against the Lebanese riot police, during anti-government protest following Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

Protesters remove a concrete slab from a barrier to open a road leading to the parliament building during anti-government protests following Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Riot police advance to push back anti-government protesters during demonstrations following Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Demonstrators run from tear gas fired by police near the parliament building during an anti-government protest, following last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Felipe Dana

Anti-government protesters use fireworks against Lebanese riot police during a protest in the aftermath of last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Fireworks thrown by anti-government protesters explode over Riot Police during clashes near the parliament building following last Tuesday's massive explosion in the seaport which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Felipe Dana

Anti-government protesters throw back tear gas canisters towards riot policemen, in the aftermath of last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

A man jumps from a barrier blocking the access to the parliament building during an anti-government protest, in the aftermath of last Tuesday's massive explosion which devastated Beirut, Lebanon.

AP Photo/Felipe Dana