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01 February 2015, 14:55 VDL (100.5): Al-Nusra Front Twitter accounts posted photos of a Saudi youth, claiming to have carried out the bus bombing Damascus.
01 February 2015, 14:48 Al-Nusra Front claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing that targeted the Lebanese bus in Damascus.
01 February 2015, 14:38 Civil Defense teams retrieved the corpse of the citizen who had drowned off the Raouche shore.
01 February 2015, 14:37 TMC: Two people were wounded in a traffic accident on the Abou Qamha main road in Hasbaya.
01 February 2015, 14:25 NNA: Security forces arrested in Shadra a suspected defector from the Syrian army, turning him over to army intelligence.
01 February 2015, 14:16 LBCI: The Damascus bombing targeted a bus transporting Lebanese Shiite travelers visiting a religious shrine in the area.
01 February 2015, 13:26 NNA: Syrian Mohammed al-Hayek was killed after being run over by a Honda vehicle in Tripoli.
01 February 2015, 13:04 Civil Defense teams saved a citizen from drowning off the Raouche coast and they are still searching for another.
01 February 2015, 11:56 VDL (93.3): Israeli jets carried out mock raids in the South, breaking the sound barrier.
01 February 2015, 10:57 Labor Minister Sejaan Qazzi to al-Jadeed: The Central Bank governor is intervening to resolve the Casino du Liban case to ensure that the rights of all employees are preserved.
01 February 2015, 10:39 VDL (93.3): Israeli jets flew at medium altitude over southern regions.
01 February 2015, 09:41 MP Ibrahim Kanaan to VDL (93.3): On the strategic level, there is no loser in the dialogue between the FPM and LF.
01 February 2015, 08:28 NNA: The army arrested at one of its Arsal checkpoints Abdul Karim al-Hujeiri for belonging to a terrorist group.
31 January 2015, 22:40 LBCI: The decision to reopen the casino will be taken after briefing the sacked employees in detail about the board of directors' decisions and the way the files will be studied, in order to avoid any "trap."
31 January 2015, 22:40 Electricite De Zahle: Gunfire targeted a transformer on the Chtaura-Zahle public road, cutting off power supply to several regions.
31 January 2015, 22:26 LBCI: AMAL Movement's representative Hisham Nasser has retracted his resignation and joined the committee tasked with reevaluating the files of the sacked casino employees.
31 January 2015, 22:13 National News Agency: The Civil Defense firefighting crews have managed to contain the blaze that erupted at the Aammiq reserve forest in western Bekaa after 3 hours of strenuous efforts.
31 January 2015, 22:04 LBCI: The FPM's representative George Nakhle withdrew his resignation after he was appointed as a member in the committee that will be formed by the casino's administration.
31 January 2015, 21:59 OTV: The casino's board of directors has formed a committee to reevaluate the file of the sacked employees.
31 January 2015, 21:52 The Bekaa's State Security dept. arrested 3 Lebanese car dealers on charges of forging the engine and vehicle identification numbers of cars, vans and pickups.
31 January 2015, 21:34 MP Walid Jumblat: I will resign from my parliamentary post at the appropriate time.
31 January 2015, 21:25 National News Agency: A collision between two vehicles erupted into a fistfight and shooting outside the Credit Libanais Bank on the Furzol road.
31 January 2015, 21:19 VDL (93.3): The army is currently repelling an infiltration attempt by the militants towards Tallat al-Hamra in Ras Baalbek's outskirts, using artillery shells and RPGs.
31 January 2015, 20:41 An army force raided specific tents at Syrian refugee encampments in the town of Qlaiaat and its vicinity without making any arrests or seizing any material.
31 January 2015, 20:04 National News Agency: Civil Defense crews are facing difficulties in extinguishing the fire at the Aammiq reserve forest, which has gutted vast areas of land.
31 January 2015, 20:03 MTV: Berri is currently rejecting the idea of Jumblat's resignation, and so is Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq, who prefers not to enter into the hassle of elections at the moment.
31 January 2015, 20:02 Sources close to MP Franjieh to MTV: He will not submit his resignation unless there is a decision to hold a by-election. If Jumblat resigns, it will mean that he received guarantees that the by-election will be held and only then Franjieh would submit his resignation.
31 January 2015, 20:00 MP Sethrida Geagea to MTV: I salute all free media outlets for their insistence on saying the truth as it is, and I thank God over the LF's awareness and wisdom because it believes in the importance of rapprochement with the FPM. I also thank Aoun for his insistence on correcting the mistake.
31 January 2015, 20:00 Informed sources to MTV: After phone talks between General Aoun and MP Geagea and later between Geagea, Bassil and Bou Saab, it turned out that there was no "central decision" to air the manipulated video that was broadcast by OTV.
31 January 2015, 19:28 A major blaze erupted at the Aammiq reserve forest in western Bekaa and Civil Defense firefighters are trying to douse the flames.