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By Alexander Liddington-Cox, Lebanese Streets Lebanese environmental movement YouStink has called for fresh protests in Beirut's Riad Al-Solh square on Thursday, after rejecting the government's waste disposal plan for failing to achieve the movement's goals. YouStink quickly erupted after residents of Naameh forced Beirut to confront its unsustainable garbage practices by finally enforcing the closure of the local landfill. On August 29, crowd numbers peaked at a YouStink protest, thanks in part to a strike at waste disposal company Sukleen flooding…