The protests have been fuelled by stagnant economic conditions exacerbated by a financial crisis.
Lebanon votes in first General Election in nine years: Iran-backed Hezbollah expected to emerge stronger
Sunni prime minister Saad al-Hariri is frontrunner to keep his job and form a new coalition government after an election seen as vital to Lebanon’s economic stability
Lebanon’s Saad al-Hariri will "certainly" remain prime minister, President Michel Aoun was quoted as saying
Lebanon PM shelves resignation after return to Beirut, eases crisis in West Asia; US welcomes decision
Lebanon’s Saad al-Hariri shelved his decision to resign as prime minister at the request of President Michel Aoun, easing a crisis that had deepened tensions in West Asia.
Saudi Arabia says Lebanese PM Saad al-Hariri not being forcibly held in Riyadh, he is free to leave 'when he pleases'
Lebanese prime minister Saad al-Hariri is free to leave Saudi Arabia "when he pleases", the kingdom said on Thursday, rejecting accusations from Beirut that he was being held in Riyadh following his shock resignation.
Ex-Lebanon PM Saad al-Hariri says he is free, will return to Beirut very soon from Saudi Arabia after shock resignation
Saad al-Hariri pledged on Monday he would return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia "very soon," in his first television interview since his shock resignation as prime minister eight days ago.
Saudi Arabia forced ex-Lebanon PM Saad al-Hariri's to resign in order to counter Shiite Iran, Hezbollah
Saad al-Hariri's resignation has thrust Lebanon back to the forefront of a struggle that is reshaping the Middle East, between the conservative Sunni monarchy of Saudi Arabia and Shiite revolutionary Iran.
Hezbollah’s leader said on Friday that Saudi Arabia had declared war on Lebanon and his Iran-backed group, accusing Riyadh of detaining Saad al-Hariri and forcing him to resign as Lebanon's prime minister to destabilise the country.