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29 August 2015, 15:34 People from Bekaa started flocking into Martyr Square in DT Beirut to take part in the 'You Stick' demonstrations.
29 August 2015, 15:17 Protesters started flocking into Martyrs Square to take part in the 'You Stick' garbage demo.
29 August 2015, 15:16 Youth have started gathering in Tripoli's al-Nour square preparing to head to the capital to take part in the demos.
29 August 2015, 14:37 EDL: A power outage affected almost all the Lebanese regions because of a major malfunction that is expected to repaired in the evening.
29 August 2015, 13:18 Police arrested Palestinian Shadi Abdul Rahman Abdul Rahim near the Beddawi refugee camp who is wanted on several arrest warrants.
29 August 2015, 12:54 General Security arrested at the RHIA a Lebanese Fatah al-Islam affiliate wanted on several arrest warrants after trying to flee the country to Venezuela through turkey.
29 August 2015, 12:52 Central Security Council: A joint chamber of operations between the army and the ISF will be established to coordinate means to preserve the security of the demonstration.
29 August 2015, 12:46 Central Security Council meeting: We asked the municipalities to take the necessary measures to protect the protesters and the public and private properties.
29 August 2015, 12:45 VDL (93.3): Two waste dumb trucks were stopped while they were heading from Jounieh to the outskirts of Arsal.
29 August 2015, 12:36 VDL (93.3): The General Security arrested Mohammed al-Hatem on charges of belonging to the IS terrorist group and for committing various crimes in Lebanon and later hiding away for 12 years.
29 August 2015, 11:24 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding a meeting with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel at the Grand Serail.
29 August 2015, 11:21 VDL (93.3): The Central Security Council meeting kicked off at the interior ministry in the presence of security officials to coordinate efforts on today's demonstration in Downtown Beirut.
29 August 2015, 10:31 NNA: Al-Mustaqbal bloc head MP Fouad Saniora has traveled to Amman.
29 August 2015, 10:27 Internal Security Forces chief Major General Ibrahim Basbous to VDL (93.3): 1500 security members are on alert and shooting at demonstrators is strictly prohibited.
29 August 2015, 10:17 VDL (93.3): The Lebanese army raided the Jrax neighborhood in al-Minieh and arrested a number of illegal Syrian refugees.
29 August 2015, 09:45 NNA: A young man, Moustafa Terro, was shot to death by his father in the town of Barja.
29 August 2015, 09:20 Social Affairs Minister Rachid Derbas to VDL (100.5): We are not holding on to the government. We were on the verge of a resignation.
29 August 2015, 09:17 Jreij: No cabinet session for next week.
29 August 2015, 09:08 Information Minister Ramzi Jreij to VDL (100.5): I count on the initiative of Speaker Nabih Berri to reactivate dialogue between the political factions.
29 August 2015, 08:29 NNA: An army patrol detonated a hand grenade that was found near Tripoli's al-Tall square.
28 August 2015, 20:29 VDL (100.5): One person was killed in Arsal over a dispute over traffic right of way.
28 August 2015, 20:19 LF chief Samir Geagea is holding talks at Maarab with Tourism Minister Michel Pharaon.
28 August 2015, 19:48 Interior Minister Mashnouq after meeting MP Sami Gemayel: I pledged to exert all possible efforts to remove the garbage from Kesreouan and al-Metn.
28 August 2015, 19:42 LBCI: The "We Want Accountability" protesters arrived at the Interior Ministry amid heavy security measures.
28 August 2015, 19:03 The "We Want Accountability" campaign kicked off a rally from Riad al-Solh Square to the Interior Ministry.
28 August 2015, 18:11 “You Stink” campaign: We demand parliamentary elections.
28 August 2015, 18:10 “You Stink” campaign: We want to hold Mashnouq responsible for last week's unrest and demand the resignation of Environment Minister Mohammed al-Mashnouq.
28 August 2015, 18:10 “You Stink” campaign: We call for a rally for a rally from the Interior Ministry to Martyrs' Square.
28 August 2015, 18:09 “You Stink” campaign: We started off as dozens as protesters and now we are in the thousands.
28 August 2015, 18:09 “You Stink” campaign: We toppled the waste management bids and the wall of shame in less than 24 hours.
28 August 2015, 18:09 “You Stink” campaign during press conference on eve of protest: After we were beaten up, it became clear that the government chose to cover its head in the sand rather than face the truth.
28 August 2015, 17:36 Army chief Jean Qahwaji: The military will not allow outlaws steer protests towards violence.