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20 September 2014, 12:51 The army said that a number of terrorists were killed and wounded during shelling on their positions in the outskirts of Arsal.
20 September 2014, 12:19 Jumblat: None of the world powers will come to our aid. Only the Lebanese people can help themselves.
20 September 2014, 12:19 Jumblat from al-Bayyada in Hasbaya: Adopting dialogue and openness will allow us to overcome the challenges facing us.
20 September 2014, 12:16 The Israeli drone was taken to the Marjeyoun barracks after it was confirmed that a malfunction caused it to crash.
20 September 2014, 12:06 Al-Jadeed: Salam arrived at Ain el-Tineh for talks with Speaker Nabih Berri.
20 September 2014, 11:48 PM Tammam Salam called for holding a security meeting at the Grand Serail at 5:00 p.m.
20 September 2014, 11:34 The army arrested Seifeddine al-Hujeiri in Arsal on charges of attacking army posts in the town. It also arrested Syrian Khaled Abdul Rahman on suspicion that he belongs to a terrorist group.
20 September 2014, 11:08 VDL (93.3): A malfunction caused the MK surveillance drone crash and the army has cordoned off the crash site.
20 September 2014, 10:54 MTV: An Israeli drone crashed in the town of Sarda in the Marjeyoun district in the South.
20 September 2014, 10:54 Jumblat: The army needs political protection to continue its battle against terrorism.
20 September 2014, 10:53 PSP chief MP Walid Jumblat from Hasbaya: We should try to ease the tense internal political rhetoric and we must halt criticism against the army.
20 September 2014, 10:48 MP Mohammed Qabbani to LBCI: The government is trying to do the best it can but its hands are tied. The priority is to elect a head of state.
20 September 2014, 10:07 Father of kidnapped soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh: We will hold the state responsible for any harm that comes to my son because its negotiations are taking place at a slow pace.
20 September 2014, 10:01 Security forces arrested 46 individuals throughout Lebanon for committing various crimes.
20 September 2014, 10:00 VDL (100.5): The residents of the Bab al-Tabbaneh area in Tripoli blocked Syria Street in protest against the ongoing water shortage.
20 September 2014, 09:29 MP Marwan Hamadeh to VDL (100.5): We may be faced with complete fragmentation of the state given the poor situation at public institutions.
19 September 2014, 22:20 Minister Qazzi said Kataeb's ministers have asked PM Salam to hold an extraordinary cabinet session over the reported execution of a 3rd army soldier and the Arsal bomb attack.
19 September 2014, 21:49 Al-Arabiya quoting Lebanese security sources: Al-Nusra Front has executed a captive Lebanese soldier.
19 September 2014, 21:42 A Nusra Front leader confirmed to Turkey's Anatolia news agency that his group has killed captive Lebanese soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh.
19 September 2014, 21:33 LBCI: A percussion bomb has been hurled in Ain el-Hilweh.
19 September 2014, 21:31 LBCI: A huge fire erupted next to Amchit Club's building.
19 September 2014, 21:15 MTV: Al-Nusra Front has executed captive army soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh.
19 September 2014, 20:35 LBCI: The ISF Intelligence Bureau arrested Syrian national Mohammed Nour al-Melhem in Akkar's al-Dawseh area.
19 September 2014, 20:29 MTV: A third rocket has fallen near AMAL Movement's office in al-Labweh.
19 September 2014, 20:04 The Army Command identified the two soldiers who were killed in today's blast in Arsal as Ali Ahmed Hamadi al-Kharrat and Mohammed Assem Daher.
19 September 2014, 19:57 MTV: Muslim scholars are urging al-Nusra Front not to carry out its threat to execute the soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh.
19 September 2014, 19:44 National News Agency: A rocket has landed in al-Labweh's plain, causing no casualties.
19 September 2014, 19:24 Syrian source in Qalamun to MTV: Al-Nusra Front has not executed Mohammed Hamiyeh until the moment but it is threatening to kill him soon.
19 September 2014, 19:14 Al-Nusra Front: Mohammed Hamiyeh is the first victim of the stubbornness of the Lebanese army, which has become a puppet in the hand of the Iranian party.
19 September 2014, 18:38 LBCI: Al-Nusra Front has accused the army and Hizbullah of "fabricating" today's attack in Arsal and arresting civilians with the aim of impeding the negotiations.
19 September 2014, 18:30 National News Agency: The ISF is staging armored patrols in Tripoli and a number of fugitives have been arrested.
19 September 2014, 18:19 MTV: The ISF set up several checkpoints throughout Tripoli, inspecting vehicles and pedestrian IDs.
19 September 2014, 18:04 LBCI: A number of Syrians have been arrested in raids in Arsal.
19 September 2014, 18:04 LBCI: A grenade has been hurled near an army checkpoint in al-Omari street in Tripoli's Bab al-Tabbaneh.
19 September 2014, 17:40 OTV: Army artillery is shelling the outskirts of Arsal.
19 September 2014, 17:34 Interior Minister Mashnouq: The Russians have shown willingness to help Lebanon in fighting terrorism and to support it with military equipment.
19 September 2014, 17:33 LBCI: A man has been arrested on charges of plotting robberies in Nabatiyeh, Tyre and Beirut.
19 September 2014, 16:56 Mustaqbal Movement leader MP Saad Hariri contacted Qahwaji to condemn the Arsal attack, “which is aimed at framing the town and its residents.”
19 September 2014, 16:55 OTV: The Arsal blast was caused by a remotely detonated bomb weighing 20 kilograms.
19 September 2014, 16:33 Al-Jadeed: Hizbullah condemned the attack against the army in Arsal, calling for uniting around the military in its confrontation of terrorist threats.
19 September 2014, 16:15 National News Agency: The Lebanese army fired heavy weapons after detecting movements by armed groups in Arsal's outskirts.
19 September 2014, 15:20 LBCI: Syrian aircraft waged a raid on Arsal's outskirts.
19 September 2014, 14:37 TMC: The Corniche al-Mazraa road was blocked with garbage dumpsters to protest power cuts.
19 September 2014, 14:10 VDL (93.3): PM Salam contacted Army chief Qahwaji and Defense Minister Moqbel to discuss the Arsal developments: We must be prepared to confront the takfiri forces on the outskirts of the town.
19 September 2014, 13:18 Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq urged Aoun to accept a proposal to establish camps for Syrian refugees in border areas.
19 September 2014, 13:07 U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly visited FPM chief Michel Aoun in Rabieh.