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03 March 2015, 13:01 VDL (100.5): Labor Minister Sejaan Qazzi reviewed the National Social Security Fund's amendments to the medical prescription and called for filling the vacuum at the NSSF.
03 March 2015, 12:28 MTV: Health Minister Abou Faour called for the withdrawal of some products from the Lebanese market for not meeting health standards.
03 March 2015, 12:23 NNA: 17 Assyrians entered Lebanon Monday night through al-Masnaa border-crossing to escape extremist groups in Syria.
03 March 2015, 11:49 VDL (93.3): The cabinet will convene on Thursday.
03 March 2015, 11:49 Salam called for the election of a new head of state and restoring balance to the political life in Lebanon.
03 March 2015, 11:48 Salam expressed hope that goodwill would impact the work of the cabinet positively.
03 March 2015, 11:48 Prime Minister Tammam Salam in a press release: It is my duty and all the ministers to give priority to activate the work of the government.
03 March 2015, 11:32 Deputy Speaker MP Farid Makari chaired the meeting of the joint parliamentary committees.
03 March 2015, 11:32 VDL (93.3): The army shelled gunmen on the outskirts of Ras Baalbek with heavy artillery.
03 March 2015, 11:31 Environment Minister Mohammed al-Mashnouq: The national strategy for sustainable development doesn't belong to a specific part but the whole country.
03 March 2015, 11:23 VDL (93.3): The army raided an area near al-Rahman mosque in Tripoli's Bab al-Tabbaneh neighborhood.
03 March 2015, 10:54 Aoun: There is a systematic eradication of Christians in the Orient.
03 March 2015, 10:54 Aoun after meeting the bishops: Christians shouldn't be dealt with this way.
03 March 2015, 10:37 VDL (93.3): A meeting is underway between PM Tammam Salam and Economy Minister Alain Hakim.
03 March 2015, 10:34 LF MPs Sethrida Geagea and Elie Keyrouz met with Belgium Ambassador to Lebanon Alex Lenaerts in Maarab.
03 March 2015, 10:32 TMC: A person was injured when a car hit him on Khalde highway towards Beirut.
03 March 2015, 10:10 VDL (100.5): A meeting is underway between Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi and U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag.
03 March 2015, 09:57 VDL (93.3): A delegation of bishops visited FPM chief MP Michel Aoun in Rabieh.
03 March 2015, 09:46 ISF: Two individuals wanted for possessing narcotics were arrested on the Dahr al-Baydar checkpoint.
03 March 2015, 09:16 ISF arrested 65 individuals for committing various crimes throughout Lebanon.
03 March 2015, 09:06 MP Marwan Hamadeh to VDL (93.3): The March 14 National Council will play a guiding role for the movement that was launched in 2005.
03 March 2015, 08:50 TMC: A man was injured in a collision between two vehicles in the area of Kfarhim.
03 March 2015, 08:30 MP Atef Majdalani to VDL (100.5): A Sunni-Shiite dialogue can not determine a name for the next president, it only paves the way for electing one.
03 March 2015, 08:28 NNA: A man was injured after he was shot in a personal dispute in the area of Bab al-Tabbaneh in Tripoli on Monday night.
03 March 2015, 08:11 TMC: An individual was injured in a collision between two cars near the area of Fiat bridge.
03 March 2015, 07:20 VDL (93.3): Soldier Mohammed Shabke and wanted suspect Abdul Rahman Ahmed Tamer were killed in an exchange of fire in Bhannine.
02 March 2015, 22:46 Al-Jadeed: A hand grenade was hurled at the house of a Lebanese army soldier in the Arsal area of Ras al-Sarj and the army has encircled the location.
02 March 2015, 22:25 Future TV: Bader Eid, a brother of ex-MP Ali Eid, died of his wounds after his car came under gunfire in al-Kuweikhat.
02 March 2015, 22:06 National News Agency: The army closed the Mankoubeen-Qobbeh road in Tripoli as a precaution, after a brother of ex-MP Ali Eid was shot.
02 March 2015, 21:42 Statement issued after 7th Hizbullah-Mustaqbal dialogue session: Discussions were continued and serious progress was made regarding the security and political files.
02 March 2015, 21:36 Al-Kuweikhat municipal chief Omar al-Hayek condemned in the name of the town's dignitaries the attack on Bader Eid, urging security agencies to unveil the assailants.
02 March 2015, 21:04 National News Agency: Gunmen appeared on the intersection of the vegetable market in the Ain el-Hilweh camp after a person was shot and wounded.
02 March 2015, 20:06 Al-Jadeed: Bader Eid, a brother of Arab Democratic Party leader Ali Eid, was wounded in a shooting between the Akkar towns of al-Hisa and al-Kuwaikhat.
02 March 2015, 19:36 Future TV: This evening's dialogue session between al-Mustaqbal movement and Hizbullah will discuss means to defuse tensions and the presidential vacuum.
02 March 2015, 19:35 Future TV: As sources said a cabinet session might be held Thursday to close ranks and prevent paralysis, they noted that things depend on the presence of all parties in the session.
02 March 2015, 19:33 Al-Manar: The 7th Hizbullah-Mustaqbal dialogue session is underway and talks might tackle the presidential juncture.
02 March 2015, 19:29 The Red Cross evacuated three people who were wounded in a traffic accident in the Rashaya region.
02 March 2015, 19:17 Foreign Minister Bassil from Venezuela: The waves of evil, terror and takfirism are enormous and we must unite to confront them.
02 March 2015, 15:33 MTV: Three cases of swine flu have been reported in the area of Tyre.
02 March 2015, 15:28 The army said that an Israeli military vessel entered at dawn 10 meters into Lebanon's territorial waters at al-Naqoura.
02 March 2015, 14:51 The economy ministry said it registered 11 violations committed by the owners of gas stations.
02 March 2015, 14:38 LBCI: Gunfire from the Syrian side hit the highway that links Menjez to the town of al-Abboudieh. No injuries were reported.
02 March 2015, 14:37 Civil Defense teams worked on extinguishing a fire that broke out at a house in al-Sarafand.
02 March 2015, 14:28 TMC: An individual was injured in a collision between two cars on the main road of Mazraat Yashouh-Bikfaya.
02 March 2015, 14:18 NNA: The army arrested 20 Syrians without identification papers during raids in Iaal, Miziara, and Zgharta.
02 March 2015, 14:05 MTV: A fire broke out at a sponge factory in Khaldeh.
02 March 2015, 13:49 NNA: Parliament's justice and administrative committee approved a draft on the protection of whistleblowers.
02 March 2015, 13:41 VDL (100.5): A meeting is underway between Agriculture Minister Akram Shehayyeb and farm owners to fix the price of milk.
02 March 2015, 13:10 LF chief Samir Geagea via twitter: The LF is on the right organizational and policy track.