Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab will resign, the Lebanese TV channel MTV reported referring to two ministers.
The Ministry of Public Works and Transport Michel Najjar said Diab will announce the government's resignation. Health Minister Hamad Hassan said the prime minister is resigning, but his resignation is not a departure from responsibility.
Protests resumed in the country following the blast demanding the resignation of the current authorities. Hundreds of people were injured as a result of protests over the weekend.