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Roads blocked in protest of the violence against roumieh inmates
On 21 June 15, roads in Qasqas, al-Naameh, Tariq el-Jdideh, Corniche al-Mazraa were briefly blocked in both directions to protest the torture of inmates in Roumieh prison. http://www.lebanondebate.com/details.aspx?id=208307 http://www.lebanondebate.com/details.aspx?id=208340
In the Bekaa, residents of the town of Saadnayel blocked the road linking their town to neighboring Taalbaya in both directions. Meanwhile, LBCI television said "families of Islamist prisoners have started to gather at al-Nour Square (in the northern city of Tripoli) to protest the torture of prisoners in Roumieh. LAF reopened al-Abdeh roundabout after it was briefly blocked with burning tires by young men from the Akkar town of Bebnin, NNA said.
NNA - The roads of Saadnayel, Taalbaya and Bar Elias were reopened on Monday morning after the tension that was caused by the video of the torture of prisoners in Roumieh prison, NNA field reporter said. http://nna-leb.gov.lb/en/show-news/45718/Saadnayel-Taalbaya-Bar-Elias-re...