Protesters in Beirut Demand Action from Arab Leaders on Gaza, Focusing on Egypt as Demonstrations Rise (VIDEO)

03/22/2009 06:12 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Millions across the Arab world are demonstrating, demanding that Arab governments do more to support Palestinians trapped in Gaza. The growing gap between public policy and public opinion in the Arab world highlights the lack of democracy in the Arab world.

Just hours before Israel launched its ground invasion of Gaza, hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Beirut to expresss their solidarity with Palestinians. Lebanese and Palestinian youth have demonstrated in front of the Arab League building, UN and Egyptian Embassy here in Beirut. Take a look below.