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21 October 2014, 13:41 Saniora after talks with Berri: Extending the term of the parliament is a more pressing issue than the new pay hike.
21 October 2014, 12:07 Civil Defense: Firefighters are dousing a blaze at a 3-story residential building in Adonis.
21 October 2014, 12:04 OTV: Minister Ali Hassan Khalil and Nader Haariri joined a meeting held between Berri, Saniora and Makari.
21 October 2014, 12:03 LBCI: A man from al-Hujeiri family was kidnapped near the eastern town of Riyaq.
21 October 2014, 12:01 Al-Mustaqbal movement leader Saad Hariri's advisor, Nader Hariri, arrived in parliament.
21 October 2014, 11:40 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil from the parliament: I received the amendments of the defense ministry on the new pay hike.
21 October 2014, 11:39 Al-Jadeed: A meeting is underway between Berri, PM Tammam Salam, and head of the Mustaqbal bloc MP Fouad Saniora at parliament.
21 October 2014, 11:34 Speaker Nabih Berri hoped in remarks to MPs that they would agree on everything including the election of a president.
21 October 2014, 11:32 LBCI: The same members of the parliament's bureau were elected while the legislative committees witnessed amendments.
21 October 2014, 11:31 The parliamentary session on the election of committee members ended.
21 October 2014, 11:11 A parliamentary session went underway at Nijmeh Square.
21 October 2014, 10:34 LBCI: General Security arrested a Syrian, who is suspected of involvement in terrorism, during a raid in al-Dibbiyeh.
21 October 2014, 10:28 PM Tammam Salam held talks with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel.
21 October 2014, 10:18 EDL contract workers burnt tires near the Royal Tower to protest the delay in receiving their salaries.
21 October 2014, 10:06 Hizbullah deputy chief Sheikh Naim Qassem: The Sunnis and Shiites around the world are united.
21 October 2014, 10:05 VDL (100.5): The Hijri New Year holiday will fall on Saturday.
21 October 2014, 09:31 MP Michel Moussa to VDL (93.3): Tuesday's parliamentary session will be a routine to elect the new members of the parliament's bureau and parliamentary committees.
21 October 2014, 09:24 NNA: An Israeli army patrol crossed the technical fence near Wazzani and stayed in the area for 3 hours.
21 October 2014, 09:23 MTV: The army detained several suspected Syrians during raids in the North.
21 October 2014, 09:21 Minister Nabil de Freij to VDL (93.3): Geagea and Sami Gemayel will discuss the local crises with senior Saudi officials.
21 October 2014, 09:14 LF MP Antoine Zahra to Radio Orient: We back the rotation of power and reject an adventure to hit all constitutional institutions.
21 October 2014, 08:55 ISF arrested 86 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
21 October 2014, 08:55 VDL (100.5): Families of the abducted al-Hujeiri men still block the Saadnayel-Taalbaya road near the Omar Ibn al-Khattab mosque.
21 October 2014, 08:29 MP Ali Khreis to VDL (100.5): The extension of parliament's term is bad but it is worse to head towards total vacuum.
21 October 2014, 08:21 VDL (93.): The army is carrying out raids in the area of Behnine.
21 October 2014, 08:01 TMC: A person was injured after a vehicle hit him on Cornich Mazraa road towards Barbir.
20 October 2014, 21:07 LBCI: The ISF Intelligence Bureau arrested in Sidon's al-Zuhour neighborhood the Palestinian Ali Hassan al-Maqdah, who is wanted on multiple arrest warrants.
20 October 2014, 20:33 Al-Jadeed: The army raided Syrian refugee gatherings near the Akkar town of Halba and arrested 3 suspects.
20 October 2014, 19:57 The Lebanese Forces said party leader Samir Geagea left for Saudi Arabia this evening for talks with the kingdom's top officials.
20 October 2014, 18:26 A security source told AFP that a brother of defected soldier Omar Shamtiyeh was killed fighting alongside Fatah al-Islam in the 2007 Nahr al-Bared battle.
20 October 2014, 18:26 A security source told AFP that the defected soldier Omar Shamtiyeh was a resident of Bab al-Tabbaneh and had disappeared more than a month ago.
20 October 2014, 18:18 VDL (100.5): Hizbullah announced that its fighter Mohammed Abdul Karim Zeineddine, who hails from Biaqout, was killed while fighting in Syria.
20 October 2014, 16:39 Kataeb Party called for carrying out the "simplest national duties in order to extract Lebanon and its institutions from the fatal quagmire they have been dealing with for years."
20 October 2014, 16:14 Al-Nusra Front published a video in which Lebanese soldier Omar Khaled Shamtiyeh announces his defection from the army.
20 October 2014, 16:05 Al-Jadeed: Relatives of the abducted soldiers from the Hujeiri family blocked the Taalabaya road.
20 October 2014, 15:06 The army announced the arrest of Mouaz Saeed Khaled Matar at dawn for attempting to attack an army checkpoint in al-Zahriyeh in Tripoli.
20 October 2014, 14:58 Derbas: The issue of setting up refugee camps is not on the table because of the dispute over it.
20 October 2014, 14:58 Social Affairs Minister Rashid Derbas: We agreed on the factors that grant Syrians their refugee status and those who do not meet the requirements will be crossed out of the records.