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13 August 2020, 21:01 Iran said Zarif arrived in Beirut to discuss the "latest developments following the recent devastating blast, ongoing Iranian aid and other bilateral issues."
13 August 2020, 19:32 Lebanon recorded 298 COVID-19 cases and three deaths over the past 24 hours.
13 August 2020, 19:23 Bassil: We want to unveil the truth of the port bast, a fast probe and a clean trial for every negligent person or culprit, and we welcome foreign assistance.
13 August 2020, 17:53 Beirut's governor has ordered the isolation of Hay Jalloul in Tariq al-Jedideh over a COVID-19 outbreak there.
13 August 2020, 17:49 LBCI: Judge Fadi Sawan has been appointed as judicial investigator in the port blast probe.
13 August 2020, 17:33 David Hale said the FBI will join Lebanese and international investigators in the Beirut blast probe.
13 August 2020, 17:32 Lithuania has designated Hizbullah as a "terrorist organization."
13 August 2020, 17:31 U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale is touring the blast-hit Mar Mikhail area in Beirut.
13 August 2020, 16:56 U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale has arrived in Lebanon on a three-day official visit.
13 August 2020, 16:00 Speaker Berri said Lebanon's financial, economic and social crises and the Aug. 4 disaster are "the most dangerous in its history."
13 August 2020, 13:10 Health Minister after Baabda meeting on COVID-19: The state of emergency will be extended one month in Beirut and some neighborhoods will be isolated.
13 August 2020, 12:35 LBCI: The Democratic Gathering bloc held a meeting to sign a joint parliamentary petition with al-Mustaqbal bloc, the Lebanese Forces's Strong Republic bloc and several independent MPs demanding international investigation into Beirut blast.
13 August 2020, 11:25 MPs of the Strong Republic parliamentary bloc and independent MPs boycott the parliament session.
13 August 2020, 11:22 A parliament meeting kicked off at UNESCO palace.