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28 July 2014, 22:52 Al-Jadeed: Lebanese national Abdullah al-Eidi, who was kidnapped yesterday in Arsal, has been released after mediation by the town's municipality chief.
28 July 2014, 21:30 VDL (93.3): Unknown assailants kidnapped a Syrian national of the Khodr family from Arsal's square and threatened his family with killing him if the ransom they demanded was not paid.
28 July 2014, 20:15 Higher Defense Council chief General Mohammed Kheir to LBCI: The region were the Algerian plane crashed is deserted and what we care about is avoiding that the condition of Lebanese victims' remains change, and this is why we have to wait for at least two weeks.
28 July 2014, 20:07 OTV: The Change and Reform bloc said it is holding onto a real Christian representation in approaching the presidential race.
28 July 2014, 20:07 OTV quoting PSP sources: MP Walid Jumblat is going forward with MP Henri Helou's nomination and any change in his stance depends on a change in the other bloc's stances.
28 July 2014, 20:06 Kataeb Party MP Elie Marouni to OTV: If (former) President Amin Gemayel announced his candidacy for office, the presidential battle will remain the same. We need consensus.
28 July 2014, 19:55 MTV: The March 14 coalition held intensive talks to find ways to end the presidential deadlock.
28 July 2014, 19:38 ISF Intelligence Bureau in Tyre apprehended M.Q.Z. at the al-Bass-Tyre roundabout for having several arrest warrants against him. He was detained on theft and drug charges.
28 July 2014, 15:38 UNIFIL spokesperson Andrea Tenenti: The situation in Lebanon is critical and concerned parties have assured us that there would be no escalation and that the situation in the South would remain calm.
28 July 2014, 14:14 NNA: 23-year-old Johnny Fayyad Bou Chaaya died after his car hit a wall on the Fatqa road.
28 July 2014, 10:24 PM Tammam Salam extended the Eid official holidays till Wednesday.
28 July 2014, 08:34 MP Jean Oghassabian to VDL (100.5): Jumblat is doing positive work. March 14 is ready to have a candidate other than Geagea.
28 July 2014, 07:21 Qabbani called for the election of a president and holding parliamentary polls after agreeing on a new electoral draft-law.
28 July 2014, 07:20 Qabbani: People are getting poorer. The solution is to end our differences and to steer clear of regional policies.
28 July 2014, 07:16 Qabbani: The persecution of Christians in Mosul is not linked to Islam.
28 July 2014, 07:13 Qabbani described the peace process as void.
28 July 2014, 07:12 Qabbani: Jihad for the purpose of liberating occupied land is a duty of each and everyone of you no matter how much sacrifices are made.
28 July 2014, 07:10 Qabbani to Arabs and Muslims: What have you done to resist the Zionist enemy.
28 July 2014, 07:07 Qabbani: The Jewish-Western occupation was frustrated by the Palestinian reconciliation and launched war on Palestinians.
28 July 2014, 07:07 Qabbani: The Lebanese, Arabs and Muslims know well what division has done to us. We have paid high prices in the defeats.
28 July 2014, 07:06 Qabbani: Palestine was lost because of our weakness and divisions.
28 July 2014, 07:05 Qabbani in his Eid sermon: The unity of the nation is one of the reasons of strength in its life.