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26 May 2015, 16:11 National News Agency: A woman was wounded in a traffic accident on the seaside road in Amchit.
26 May 2015, 15:44 National News Agency: Two Syrians suffocated to death as they were cleaning a water well in the Nabatiyeh district town of Ibba.
26 May 2015, 13:57 VDL (93.3): The families of Islamist inmates staged a sit-in in front of al-Taqwa mosque in Tripoli, blocking the international highway in the area.
26 May 2015, 13:23 MP Atef Majdalani after meeting al-Rahi: We demand from Bkirki that Lebanon and its presidency no longer remain hostage of Hizbullah and the FPM.
26 May 2015, 13:15 Civil defense teams extinguished a blaze that erupted near Ogero company in Zahle.
26 May 2015, 13:13 Zahra: We are all paying the price of the vacuum.
26 May 2015, 13:12 MP Antoine Zahra after meeting al-Rahi: We had to voice our rejection of attempts violate the constitution and national pact. We demand the election of a president.
26 May 2015, 12:26 Al-Rahi: We must remain faithful to Lebanon and set it as a priority above all sectarian and political interests.
26 May 2015, 12:26 Al-Rahi: We must respect the constitution in ending the presidential vacuum.
26 May 2015, 12:26 Al-Rahi: All sides must acknowledge the errors they have committed.
26 May 2015, 12:26 Al-Rahi: Ending the presidential vacuum lies in adhering to coexistence, the national pact, and the country's system.
26 May 2015, 12:24 Al-Rahi: The national pact has survived various challenges throughout Lebanon's history.
26 May 2015, 12:23 Al-Rahi: The national pact organizes all aspects of political life in Lebanon.
26 May 2015, 12:23 Al-Rahi: Lebanon is built on coexistence, the national pact, and a system that implements this pact.
26 May 2015, 12:21 Al-Rahi after meeting March 14 delegation: We share your disappointment in the failure to elect a new president.
26 May 2015, 11:47 The meeting between Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi and the March 14 delegation is underway at Bkirki.
26 May 2015, 11:24 MP Robert Ghanem: Bkirki's initiative is a first step and we hope next time all lawmakers attending the presidential election sessions would join us.
26 May 2015, 11:22 Civil Defense: Firefighters extinguished a fire that erupted in the town of Haris in Bint Jbeil.
26 May 2015, 11:22 MP George Adwan according to VDL (100.5): Our meeting at Bkirki is aimed at expressing our rejection of the current situation because restoring order at institutions is linked to the presidency.
26 May 2015, 11:16 Minister Butros Harb according to VDL (93.3): Today's Bkirki meeting is a response to those obstructing the presidential elections and an initiative will be launched to resolve the deadlock.
26 May 2015, 11:15 VDL (93.3): A gang, comprised of Lebanese and Syrians, was arrested in Zahle on counterfeit charges.
26 May 2015, 11:15 March 14 lawmakers began arriving at Bkirki.
26 May 2015, 11:14 VDL (100.5): A meeting is underway between PM Tammam Salam and the Armenian FM to Lebanon.
26 May 2015, 10:08 Salam: We will not despair.
26 May 2015, 10:07 Salam: The parliament failed to elect a new head of state for the past year.
26 May 2015, 10:07 Salam: We are seeking to maintain dialogue amid the political arch-foes.
26 May 2015, 10:06 VDL (100.5): Tit-for-tat kidnappings between the Nusra Front and IS groups took place in Arsal with the abduction of Ahmed Seifeddine and Syrian Husam Murad.
26 May 2015, 10:05 Salam: We are passing through a difficult political stage but we have been able to maintain a certain amount of growth.
26 May 2015, 10:04 Salam: Lebanon is looking forward to play a key role in the economic course of Silk Road initiative.
26 May 2015, 10:01 PM Tammam Salam is addressing the sixth session of the Conference of Arab - Chinese Businessmen at Phoenicia Hotel.
26 May 2015, 09:39 VDL (100.5): Security sources denied that a booby-trapped car entered the Biddawi camp, stressing that the rumor was handled seriously as a precautionary measure.
26 May 2015, 09:35 VDL (100.5): Palestinian factions at Biddawi camp took extraordinary security measures after obtaining information on an explosive-rigged vehicle that entered it.
26 May 2015, 09:33 NNA: An Israeli drone flew over Marjeyoun.
26 May 2015, 09:17 MP Marwan Hamadah to VDL (93.3): March 14 lawmakers visit to Bkirki will put new responsibilities before al-Rahi.
26 May 2015, 08:59 MP Ziad Aswad to VDL (93.3): MP Michel Aoun's initiative is constitutional and it stems from a problem from within Lebanon's system.
26 May 2015, 08:57 ISF detained 50 for committing various crimes throughout Lebanese territories.
26 May 2015, 08:38 MP Ahmed Fatfat to VDL (100.5): The March 14 delegation's visit to Bkirki is aimed at coordinating efforts with the patriarch because there are genuine intentions to end the presidential impasse.
25 May 2015, 21:00 Franjieh to al-Manar: Michel Samaha is involved with the other camp in an attempt to frame our camp.
25 May 2015, 20:49 MP Suleiman Franjieh to al-Manar: Christians and all minorities and secularists are already afraid and the problem in Lebanon is that some parties are supporting this tafkiri ideology in a direct or indirect way.
25 May 2015, 19:29 Army Command: 90 Syrians have been arrested in the Bekaa and the North.