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15 September 2014, 10:40 Masum: IS committed genocides in Iraq.
15 September 2014, 10:35 Masum: ISIL is brainwashing youth and training them to become suicide bombers.
15 September 2014, 10:34 Masum: ISIL will reach other countries in the region and across the world.
15 September 2014, 10:33 Iraqi President Fuad Masum: We are facing a qualitative shift in extremism.
15 September 2014, 10:29 Hollande: Jordan and Lebanon should be internationally backed to confront the threats by terrorists.
15 September 2014, 10:29 Hollande: We should find a permanent solution in the country that ISIL flourished in, which is Syria.
15 September 2014, 10:27 Hollande: We should take measures to prevent ISIL from recruiting our youth.
15 September 2014, 10:26 Hollande: Iraq needs military aid to combat ISIL.
15 September 2014, 10:25 Hollande: We should not waste time and engage in a battle against ISIL.
15 September 2014, 10:24 French President Francois Hollande opened an international meeting in Paris on battling ISIL group operating in Iraq and Syria.
15 September 2014, 09:48 The Iraqi president urged rapid air strikes against jihadists.

Live News

15 September 2014, 12:19 PM Tammam Salam met with UNDP Administrator Helen Clark.
15 September 2014, 12:06 The ISF said a child and his father died while the mother was injured after a pick-up truck hit their motorcycle in Zekrit.
15 September 2014, 11:53 NNA: Lebanon is suffering from a power cut since 9:20 a.m.
15 September 2014, 11:22 VDL (93.3): A meeting is underway between Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq and U.S. Ambassador David Hale.
15 September 2014, 11:06 VDL (100.5): The families of the kidnapped soldiers and policemen blocked al-Bazaliyeh road in Bekaa's North.
15 September 2014, 10:46 EDL contract workers: We are waiting for the decision of the Energy Minister and EDL Director General to resolve the crisis.
15 September 2014, 10:22 NNA: A Palestinian businessman who lives in Denmark was kidnapped at dawn by assailants driving a Nissan Pathfinder in Douris, Baalbek.
15 September 2014, 09:56 VDL (93.3): A meeting is underway between Premier Tammam Salam and MP Bahia Hariri.
15 September 2014, 09:56 Minister Rashid Derbas to VDL (93.3): The developments in the region indicate that the crises in Lebanon will reach a breakthrough.
15 September 2014, 09:10 VDL (100.5): ISF chief Brig. Gen. Ibrahim Basbous ordered the forces to enter the EDL HQ in Mar Mikhael.
15 September 2014, 09:03 ISF detained 46 people for committing various crimes throughout Lebanese territories.
15 September 2014, 09:03 A security official told VDL (100.5) that a woman committed suicide by jumping from the balcony of her house in Tripoli's al-Mina area.
15 September 2014, 08:40 EDL contract worker Lebnan Makhoul to VDL (100.5): The doors of the institution will remain shut.
15 September 2014, 08:39 MP Fadi Karam to VDL (100.5): The LF is ready for the polls but the absence of a committee that would oversee the elections means hindering their results.
14 September 2014, 19:14 PM Salam returned to Beirut after meeting with Qatari officials in Doha.
14 September 2014, 18:02 MEA: The plane that made an emergency landing in Beirut will head towards Beirut after authorities confirmed there was nothing suspicious on the flight.
14 September 2014, 17:42 AFP: A MEA plane made an emergence landing in Rome at noon Sunday after a false bomb warning.
14 September 2014, 17:08 A Syrian woman and her nephew, who were arrested by police, admitted to killing a compatriot in Bar Elias several days ago.
14 September 2014, 16:54 NNA: A drug dealer and two of his clients were arrested in an area on the airport road.
14 September 2014, 16:29 The family of kidnapped soldier Ali al-Bazzal blocked the northern Bekaa-Homs road and erected camps there.
14 September 2014, 15:22 Salam: We need a huge support. Assisting Lebanon is not limited to the military and security forces.
14 September 2014, 15:21 Salam: The negotiations on the case of the abductees are in their initial stage and haven't reached the stage of release.
14 September 2014, 15:12 Salam: There is a decision to resolve this case in all possible ways.
14 September 2014, 15:08 Salam: Abbas Ibrahim will remain in Qatar to resolve the case of the captives. We hope we would be a step forward because the intentions are there and there is continuous contact with Qatar.
14 September 2014, 15:07 Salam: The lives of the soldiers would be preserved through our unity and through the assistance provided mainly by Qatar.
14 September 2014, 15:05 Salam reiterated his call for patience and national unity to resolve the case of the abducted soldiers and policemen.
14 September 2014, 15:04 Salam said he discussed with the Qatari emir several issues including the uncomfortable situation that was created over the burden of Syrian refugees.
14 September 2014, 15:00 Salam said he discussed with the Qatari emir issues that concern Lebanon, Qatar and the Arabs.
14 September 2014, 14:49 Al-Qalamoun municipal chief: We hope Salam can resolve the case of the abducted security personnel.
14 September 2014, 14:49 Relatives of captive security personnel: We demand officials to come up with solutions to release all of our loved ones.
14 September 2014, 14:46 MP Nawwaf Moussawi: We should overcome our disputes, reach an understanding to confront the takfiri threat, and then return to our political disagreements.
14 September 2014, 14:45 A huge fire broke out in the town Mshan in Jbeil.
14 September 2014, 14:15 LBCI: Turkey expressed readiness to help resolve the case of abducted soldiers and policemen.
14 September 2014, 14:10 Al-Jadeed: General Security chief Abbas Ibrahim will remain in Qatar until the case of the abducted soldiers and policemen is resolved.
14 September 2014, 13:52 LBCI: Qatar voiced its readiness to attempt to resolve the case of captive soldiers and policemen and its state security agency will follow up on the file.
14 September 2014, 12:28 Al-Jadeed: Salam is holding talks in Qatar with Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani.