Hundreds if not thousands of people in downtown #Beirut tonight. Protests are also apparently taking place in the Beqaa, Tripoli, Sidon, Tyre, and Zgharta. Trigger was a tax on WhatsApp calls, but like at other recent protests, the mood has grown revolutionary #Lebanon pic.twitter.com/nMdgyibjJl

— MichaƂ Kranz (@Michal_Kranz) October 17, 2019