The opposition blames the government for the death of a Shia Muslim who was shot after leaving a protest to demand the resignation of Fouad Siniora, the Lebanese prime minister.
Siniora has condemned the killing and ordered an inquiry.
"Martyred by the militias of the authorities," reads a banner at the site of the opposition's protest in central
"We want these ceremonies to be for the sake of
The demonstration has been peaceful but the surrounding districts witnessed several clashes between residents and protesters, which has left one dead and others wounded.
The opposition said the incidents would not drive it to abandon plans for toppling the government of Siniora. More..