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30 August 2014, 11:36 Philippine soldiers serving as UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights clashed with Syrian rebels, Defense Minister Voltaire Gazmin said in Manila.
30 August 2014, 11:32 Al-Arabiya: A Ukrainian plane, including seven people, crashed south of Algeria.

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30 August 2014, 12:51 OTV: Families of the kidnapped soldiers and policemen blocked Tripoli's al-Beddawi road.
30 August 2014, 11:30 A meeting is underway between Minister Ali Hassan Khalil and U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly.
30 August 2014, 11:11 LBCI: The relatives of Arsal captives in Talia blocked the Baalbek international highway.
30 August 2014, 10:57 FM Bassil ordered the Lebanese missions and embassies to start preparing for the expats voting during the parliamentary election.
30 August 2014, 10:43 MP Ziad al-Qadri to LBCI: The republic is in a difficult situation because of the current vacuum.
30 August 2014, 10:41 The relatives of Arsal captives erected a tent on al-Abdeh highway, vowing no retreat until the release of the kidnapped soldiers and policemen.
30 August 2014, 10:32 VDL (100.5): A Lebanese-Syrian fraud ring was busted in the Bekaa.
30 August 2014, 10:23 The relatives of the Arsal abductees reopened the al-Labweh-Arsal road.
30 August 2014, 10:16 Beirut police detained 10 Lebanese, Syrians and Palestinians and seized 34 violating motorcycles and 9 other vehicles.
30 August 2014, 09:44 Minister Butros Harb to VDL (93.3): The Lebanese should unite and the case of Arsal captives must be resolved away from any political interests.
30 August 2014, 08:39 The relatives of the Arsal abductees blocked the al-Labweh-Arsal road.
30 August 2014, 08:38 ISF detained 55 people for committing various crimes throughout Lebanese territories.
30 August 2014, 08:22 VDL (93.3): The Lebanese army upped its measures in Arsal and the areas surrounding it to limit the movement of gunmen.
30 August 2014, 07:21 VDL (93.3): The residents of Fneideq in Akkar blocked the road connecting Tripoli with Akkar.
30 August 2014, 07:00 TMC: A car went up in flames on the Zouk Mosbeh highway, causing only material damage.
29 August 2014, 20:36 Civil Defense: Firefighters from the Jounieh fire department rushed to extinguish a blaze that erupted near Casino du Liban.
29 August 2014, 20:03 LBCI: A Arsal figure is following up on the negotiations on the abducted troops' case on a daily basis.
29 August 2014, 20:00 LBCI: Rakan Amoun is a member of Sami al-Atrash's cell that is accused of carrying out the Dahieh bombings.
29 August 2014, 19:36 Army Command: Troops clashed with three gunmen and prosecuted then in Wadi Hamyyed. Army forces managed to arrest to of them and to seize weapons and bombs in their possession, while the third suspect escaped.
29 August 2014, 19:19 Al-Jadeed: The clashes between the army and a terrorist group in Wadi Hmayyed resulted in the arrest of Khaled Amoun and Mohammed Ezzeddine and in the death of Rakan AMoun. They are all dangerous fugitives.
29 August 2014, 19:19 Al-Jadeed: Fires erupted in a Syrian refugees camp in Zahle and firefighters rushed to the scene to contain the blaze.
29 August 2014, 18:51 The Muslim Scholars Committee announced that it can't confirm or deny anything about circulated images showing a Lebanese soldier being executed.
29 August 2014, 18:20 MTV: Hizbullah stressed on the 36th anniversary of Imam Moussa al-Sadr's disappearance on the necessity to exert efforts to reach a "happy ending" in this case.
29 August 2014, 18:01 VDL (93.3): One of the gunmen arrested in Wadi Hmeid has been identified as Mohammed Riyad Ezzeddine, who was wanted by the army.
29 August 2014, 17:45 LBCI: Wanted suspect Rakan Mohammed Amoun was killed in the Wadi Hmeid clashes between the army and gunmen.
29 August 2014, 17:03 British PM David Cameron: ISIL is seeking to spread to Lebanon and Jordan. The unrest in Iraq is jeopardizing the security of the region.
29 August 2014, 16:58 Education Minister Bou Saab to VDL (93.3): Students seeking to study abroad began receiving their passing statements today.
29 August 2014, 16:45 LBCI: The army arrested in Wadi Hmayyed two people in a car who hail from Arsal for failing to comply to orders and stop when troops asked them to do so.
29 August 2014, 16:44 MTV: The sound of artillery shelling were heard in the Arsal plains due to the ongoing clashes in the region.
29 August 2014, 16:31 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi suggested from Rome that spiritual Sunni and Shiite leaders issue fatwas that forbid Muslims from attacking Christians.
29 August 2014, 16:31 LBCI: A road was reopened in the Arsal plains after demonstrators blocked it to demand solving the kidnapped soldiers' impasse.
29 August 2014, 16:20 Al-Jadeed: A number of gunmen were killed and wounded, while two others were detained in clashes with the army in the Wadi Hmeid region.
29 August 2014, 16:03 Locals blocked with burning tires the road in Bzal in Akkar to protest the ongoing kidnapping of soldiers and security personnel.
29 August 2014, 13:34 A meeting is underway between FM Jebran Bassil and U.S. Ambassador David Hale.