Lebanon, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent riots in front of US Embassy – Beirut, Lebanon

2023-10-18: On Tuesday evening (17 October, local time), protests erupted in front of the United States Embassy in Beirut. According to media reports, demonstrators set fire to a building.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.