Lebanon 'You Stink' protesters stage anti-MPs demo

Lebanese protesters scuffle with supporters of Parliament speaker Nabih Berri during a demonstration denouncing Lebanon's stagnant political system on September 20, 2015, in the capital BeirutScuffles broke out in the centre of the Lebanese capital on Sunday as thousands of demonstrators protested near parliament to demand that MPs be replaced in a general election. The trouble came after Assaad Thebian, an organiser of the so-called “You Stink” campaign, called for parliament to be “taken back” from political officials. Lebanon’s current political crisis began in July when the closure of a landfill caused rubbish to pile up on Beirut’s roadsides, in parking lots and river beds.

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