Protesters in Lebanon are standing their ground despite the government approving sweeping economic reforms.

But authorities appear to be tightening security, with police and military dispersing groups of demonstrators.

Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced the economic measures to defuse the biggest demonstrations in years against the nation's leaders.

But activists say they will not go home until the entire cabinet steps down.

Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from the capital Beirut.

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