[Global News Agency] AFP just reported that a government official said that Lebanon’s finance minister resigned on the 10th of local time. This is the fourth government official to resign after the big explosion in Beirut.
earlier, according to the independent, the Minister of justice of Lebanon, Marie Claude Najm, also announced her resignation on the same day. In addition, Lebanon’s information minister, manal Abdel Samad, and environment minister kattar demianos, have all resigned.
on the evening of the 4th of this month, a violent explosion occurred in the port area of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. More than 6, 000 people were injured and more than 8 people were injured in the explosion, according to the latest data released by the Ministry of health. The blast also left about 300000 people homeless. After the explosion, Lebanon froze the bank accounts of seven officials in Beirut port on June 6 and issued a travel ban on them. The explosion also triggered public dissatisfaction with the government, large-scale protests broke out in Beirut, and violent clashes occurred between the protestors and the police.