SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 22 September 2021, Wednesday |

A list of blocked roads

Protests over high dollar exchange rate and the deteriorating living conditions continue for third consecutive day

Several roads were closed and reopened in several Lebanese regions.

Here are the currently closed roads:

In Beirut:

Martyrs’ Square Road at Al-Amin Mosque

Saifi Road in both directions

Ring Bridge in both directions

Bechara El Khoury Road

Ghobeiry road towards the Kuwait Embassy

Nazlit Sahyoun/ Ashrafieh

In Bekaa:

Ferzol roundabout towards Baalbek

The international Road in Rayak at the American University junction in Baalbek

In the South:

Jiyeh road from the Burja junction

Al-Naameh Road (It opened a while ago, then closed again)

Sidon at the eastern highway

Sidon/Tyr Highway  in the Adloun area

Protesters blocked the eastern highway in Sidon with burning tires

In the North:

Al Mina Highway from Tripoli towards Beirut

Furthermore, information reported that tires were burned on Zalka Highway and the number of demonstrators increased. Traffic was diverted to internal roads in Zalka after cutting the eastern route of the highway.