الشمال نيوز – عامر الشعار
إتحاد السفراء الدوليين في الولايات المتحدة الأميركية يُعلن التواريخ والأماكن المحددة لتجمعات اللبنانيين المغتربين في العالم من الولايات المتحدة الأميركية، كندا، أوستراليا وأوروبا تضامناً مع تحقيق العدالة الإجتماعية والقانونية لإخوتهم في بيروت وذلك تحت شعار “وحدتنا تجمعنا”، متمنيا من اللبنانيين كافة التحلي بالحكمة لنيل مطاليبهم والتيقظ من أية يد خفية قد تستغل وحدتهم لتشويه صورة لبنان الإقليمية والدولية.
From Lebanon to USA , Canada, passing by Europe and Australia, with countless cities witnessing the strong will of the Lebanese people to live with dignity, they are writing their new history.
The Lebanese in Washington DC has announced their protest event this evening on their FB, with the message, “Join us this Saturday at 4 PM. We want Lebanon without corruption! We have a permit as well.
The protest will take place in front of the Lebanese Consulate, on 2560 28th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008.
Lebanese in New York have planned a silent vigil, which is being held at the moment, Friday 18th October at 6:30 pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) in front of the Consulate.
The protest in Los Angeles is taking place on Saturday 19th October at 11:00 am Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) in front of the Lebanese Consulate.
Lebanese in texas are gathering on Saturday 19th October from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Texas time, in Houston, in front of Starbucks at 2521 Post Oak Blvd Houston, Texas 77056.
The Lebanese in Boston will be protesting in Copley Square, Boston Public Library, in front of Gebran Khalil Gebran memorial on Sunday 20th October 2019 at 4:00 pm, Boston time. This protest is organized by Lebanese Youth Leadership, an initiative by Lebanese youth in Boston, MA.
Dearborn residents will be protesting the Lebanese government this Sunday 20th October at Ford Field Park in Dearborn at 4:00 pm, Michigan time. The City of Dearborn TCD wrote on Facebook: “The protest is aimed to stand with the Lebanese people and stand against government corruption in the country.”
Under the call SF in Solidarity with Lebanon, Lebanese and friends of Lebanon will gather at the Cupid’s span at the intersection of The Embarcaderoand Folsom Streets, tomorrow Saturday, Oct 19th from 4 PM to 5 PM local time.
Peaceful protest will be held in front of the Triangle Lebanese-American Center in Raleigh North Carolina on Sunday, 20th October at 4:00 pm, local time at 241 Horizon drive, Raleigh, NC 27615.
Lebanese residing in Illinois held a small protest in solidarity wih Lebanon on Friday, 18th October.
Peaceful protest will be held in front of the Triangle Lebanese-American Center in Raleigh North Carolina on Sunday at 4 pm
Address: 241 Horizon drive, Raleigh, NC 27615
The Canadian capital of Ottawa and Vancouver in British Columbia tomorrow Saturday, Oct 19th, and Toronto on Sunday, Oct 20th.
OTTAWA: Under the call Protest in Solidarity with Lebanon, the manifestation in Ottawa is taking place in front of the Lebanese Embassy, on 235 Donald Street, from 12 PM to 2 PM (Oct 19).
VANCOUVER: Similarly, under the call Gathering for the freedom of Lebanon, our friends and Lebanese citizens in Vancouver, British Columbia will be demonstrating tomorrow Saturday, Oct 19th from 4:30 pm to 9 pm in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, on 750 Hornby Street.
CALGARY, ALBERTA: Lebanese in Calgary are holding their protest at 2 PM on Oct 19th, in front of the Lebanese Consulate, Suite 520 1201-5th St. SW
TORONTO, ONTARIO: The Lebanese in Toronto will undertake their peaceful demonstration for Lebanon on Sunday, Oct 20, at 2 PM at Yonge-Dundas Square, in the heart of Toronto.
SYDNEY: under the call Stand in Solidarity, the manifestation will take place from 2 PM to 4 PM local time at Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000.
ST KILDA, MELBOURNE: Under the call In solidarity to support our families in the uprising change, the protest will take place at 2:30 PM, on 47 Wellington Street St Kilda VIC 3182 near the Lebanese Embassy.
SYDNEY: Under the call Protest For Lebanon, Lebanese and friends of Lebanon will stand in solidarity with Lebanon from 12 PM to 2 PM, in front of the Consulate General of Lebanon, Edgecliff Centre, 308/203 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027.
The Lebanese in France, the United Kingdom, Brussels, the Netherlands, Berlin, Hague, and Prague as of now (with more expected) have taken initiatives on social media, starting campaigning and calling for participation in their peaceful protests.
While the Lebanese in Prague are waiting for the permit, all other cities’ protests have been scheduled to take place this Sunday, Oct 20, in solidarity with their brethren in Lebanon, and these are their respective locations:
• London: under the themes Time for Change and From London to Beirut, in front of the Lebanese embassy, 21 Kensington Palace Gardens, at 12 PM – 2 PM UTC+01
• Madrid, Spain: under the theme We stand in peace and solidarity, at Paseo de La Castellana, 178, at 12 PM
SUNDAY OCT 20
• Paris, France: under the call Mobilisation des Libanais à Paris, at Parvis des Droits de l’Homme, Place de Trocadéro, Paris, France, 12 PM – 3 PM
• Strasbourg, France: under the call Manifestation pour le Liban, at the Place de la Republique, at 12 PM
• Berlin: under the call Demonstration für Libanon, in Brandenburger Tor Berlin Germany Pariser Platz Dorotheenstadt 1788 Preasent, at 3 PM – 6 PM
• The Hague, Netherlands: under the call Solidarity From The Netherlands – A Peaceful Protest, in Het Plein in The Hague, from 12 PM to 2 PM
• Brussels: under the call Rassemblement pacifique pour le Liban à Bruxelles, in Franklin Rooseveltlaan 101, 1050 Brussel, België, at 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
• Milan, Italy: under the call Support Lebanese Citizens, in Via Larga Milano, from 1 PM to 3 PM
• Lausanne, Switzerland: TUESDAY OCT 22d Place de l’Europe, from 5 pm to 7 pm