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24 October 2014, 23:00 Al-Jadeed: An RPG exploded near an army APC in Tripoli's Bab al-Hadid, where clashes are ongoing with gunmen positioned between al-Dabbagha and Khan al-Khayyatin.
24 October 2014, 22:21 National News Agency: Clashes between army troops and gunmen have spread to the jewellery market and the old serail.
24 October 2014, 22:21 MTV: Clashes are underway between the army and gunmen in the vicinity of Tripoli's al-Nejmeh Square.
24 October 2014, 22:21 LBCI: Tripoli's clashes have so far resulted in the death of a gunman and the wounding of six troops, including an officer of the rank of First Lieutenant.
24 October 2014, 22:11 The army confirmed in an official statement that the scorched body in the raided Dinniyeh apartment was that of defected soldier Abdul Qader al-Akkoumi.
24 October 2014, 22:04 MTV: An officer and two soldiers from the First Intervention Regiment were wounded in the clashes in Tripoli's souks.
24 October 2014, 22:03 Security official to AFP: Five troops and several gunmen have been wounded in Tripoli's clashes while many armed men have been arrested.
24 October 2014, 22:03 LBCI: DNA tests have proved that the scorched body in Dinniyeh's Asoun is that of defected soldier Abdul Qader al-Akkoumi.
24 October 2014, 21:46 MTV: Gunmen entered the Syriac church in al-Zahriyeh's churches street and the army has encircled it.
24 October 2014, 21:29 MTV: The sound of a shell explosion was heard during the clashes between the army and gunmen in Tripoli's old souks.
24 October 2014, 21:28 MTV: Clashes have spread in Tripoli and sniper gunfire is targeting several neighborhoods.
24 October 2014, 21:18 VDL (100.5): Clashes between the army and gunmen have escalated in Tripoli amid reports of casualties.
24 October 2014, 21:09 Tripoli News Network: Two army troops were injured in the clashes with armed groups in Tripoli's old souks.
24 October 2014, 20:56 MTV: An exchange of gunfire erupted between an army patrol and gunmen in the al-Souwaiqa-Khan al-Askar area in Tripoli.
24 October 2014, 20:54 OTV: The army is clashing with gunmen in Wadi Hmeid in Arsal's outskirts.
24 October 2014, 20:46 LBCI citing reports: A clash erupted between gunmen and an army patrol in the Tripoli area of Khan al-Askar.
24 October 2014, 20:05 LBCI: The only negotiations channel that the government acknowledges is the Qatari channel.
24 October 2014, 20:01 OTV: The army repelled an armed group that tried to infiltrate Arsal through Wadi Hmeid.
24 October 2014, 19:49 Source to OTV: Any talk of a barter is rejected and the government has put a ceiling for the kidnappers' demands. No date has been set for the return of the Qatari envoy.
24 October 2014, 19:45 Sources to OTV on the issue of captive troops: Hopes and wishes are something and implementation is something else.
24 October 2014, 18:52 Al-Jadeed: Pierre Michel Pharaon has filed a slander lawsuit against MP Nicolas Fattoush before the public prosecution.
24 October 2014, 18:44 National News Agency: A man was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head from a hunting rifle inside his house in the town of Shhim.
24 October 2014, 18:06 Information obtained by LBCI: The Beirut Bar Association has removed the name of MP Nicolas Fattoush from the list of lawyers.
24 October 2014, 17:54 The Judicial Council issued an in absentia verdict against the fugitives Bilal al-Hawli, Mohammed Moussa and Munjed al-Fahham on charges of "conspiring against the state's security through contributing to Fatah al-Islam's crimes."
24 October 2014, 17:12 Army chief General Jean Qahwaji arrived at the Grand Serail for talks with PM Tammam Salam.
24 October 2014, 16:22 MTV: The army arrested a man from the Dinnawi family and another from the Salha family during a raid on their house in Tripoli's al-Mankoubin that involved an exchange of gunfire.
24 October 2014, 16:21 LBCI: There are disputes among the groups holding the captive servicemen over the issue of limiting negotiations to the Qatari envoy.
24 October 2014, 15:42 Beirut Bar Association: MP Nicolas Fattoush's insults against the head of the bar association and his violation of the law regulating the profession require taking the appropriate measures against him.
24 October 2014, 13:58 MTV: Firefighters are battling a blaze that erupted in two abutting residential buildings in Jbeil.
24 October 2014, 13:23 Al-Jadeed: Several people were injured when a car overturned on the Jiyyeh highway.
24 October 2014, 12:47 Al-Jadeed: The police vehicle in Qashlaq came under fire from the Syrian side of the border.
24 October 2014, 12:44 MTV: A joint security patrol came under fire near Qashlaq in Akkar, causing material damage only.
24 October 2014, 11:58 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi arrived in Sydney on a two-week pastoral visit.
24 October 2014, 11:49 NNA: Two people were arrested after they tried to rob a taxi driver in Shwaifat.
24 October 2014, 11:00 OTV: A body was found in Wadi Ata in Arsal.
24 October 2014, 09:51 Daryan called on the Lebanese to hold onto the state and their constitutional institutions no matter how much efforts they should exert.
24 October 2014, 09:51 Daryan: We are a single nation and army.
24 October 2014, 09:50 Daryan: Who is benefiting from the emigration of the Lebanese?
24 October 2014, 09:50 Daryan rejected the spread of chaos.
24 October 2014, 09:50 Daryan: The Taef ended the civil war and the Lebanese established the state again. But since 2005 we are seeing efforts to contain the state, which has cost the Lebanese bloodshed.
24 October 2014, 09:48 Daryan: Fighters are using religion as a cover in their greed for power.
24 October 2014, 09:48 Daryan: Muslims today are fighting and killing each other.
24 October 2014, 09:44 Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Latif Daryan on the occasion of Islamic New Year: Our religion today is in crisis because of divisions and the rise of extremism.
24 October 2014, 09:14 MP Farid al-Khazen to VDL (100.5): Our stances are coordinated and we reject the extension of the parliament's tenure and resigning from the general assembly is useless.
24 October 2014, 09:13 ISF arrested 61 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
24 October 2014, 09:12 MP Jamal al-Jarrah to VDL (93.3): There is still time to discuss whether to attend the parliament's extension session or not.
24 October 2014, 08:37 TMC: Two people were injured when a car hit them on the Mirna Shalouhi highway.
24 October 2014, 08:22 MTV: The army arrested 11 suspects during raids in Dekwaneh.
24 October 2014, 08:00 MP Ahmed Fatfat to VDL (100.5): I was informed two weeks ago to limit my movement as a safety precaution. I wasn't surprised by the uncovering of Asoun network.