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03 September 2015, 13:44 NNA: A woman was injured in a car crash on Sidon's eastern highway.
03 September 2015, 13:12 General Security said it arrested a Lebanese man on charges of tossing grenades in towns in the Bekaa and recruiting people to carry out such attacks.
03 September 2015, 13:12 Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Latif Daryan said from Athens that Lebanon's Muslims and Christians hold onto coexistence.
03 September 2015, 13:09 Kataeb leader MP Sami Gemayel held talks with the British Charge d'Affaires.
03 September 2015, 13:09 MP Yassine Jaber handed over to MP Michel Aoun the invitation to attend the dialogue session on Sept. 9.
03 September 2015, 12:42 TMC: Four people were injured in a collision between two cars in the area of Aitat near Bshamoun.
03 September 2015, 11:51 Agriculture Minister Akram Shehayyeb called during a press conference for giving municipalities wider authorities in trash disposal.
03 September 2015, 11:50 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with the Qatari ambassador.
03 September 2015, 11:44 VDL (93.3): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh.
03 September 2015, 11:20 The delegation from the families of the servicemen taken hostage by al-Nusra walked out of a meeting with the deputy of the Hizbullah chief.
03 September 2015, 11:10 A delegation from the families of the servicemen taken hostage by al-Nusra Front met with the deputy chief of Hizbullah.
03 September 2015, 09:54 VDL (100.5): Israeli troops patrolled Lebanon's southern border and Israeli warplanes hovered over the Shebaa farms, Kfar Shouba and al-Arkoub.
03 September 2015, 09:38 TMC: An individual was injured after being hit by a vehicle near the Beirut Justice Palace.
03 September 2015, 08:52 MP Jamal al-Jarrah to VDL (93.3): Berri's call for a dialogue is a sincere one to bring the Lebanese together to discuss all issues including electing a president.
03 September 2015, 08:35 ISF arrested 61 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
03 September 2015, 07:58 MP Michel Moussa to VDL (93.3): Political life should be revitalized through the elections.
02 September 2015, 20:07 National News Agency: The Republican Guard took strict security measures around the palace over reports that young men from the FPM will head to the presidential palace.
02 September 2015, 20:04 LBCI: An FPM convoy in Baabda blocked the presidential palace's main entrance to demand a strong president.
02 September 2015, 19:10 We Want Accountability activists at Riad al-Solh rally: We refuse to put the blame on the security forces as repression is a political decision par excellence.
02 September 2015, 19:09 We Want Accountability activists at Riad al-Solh rally: The interior minister tried to distort the facts in his press conference.
02 September 2015, 18:29 A sit-in organized by the We Want Accountability campaign got underway at the Riad al-Solh Square.
02 September 2015, 18:21 FPM supporters have moved in convoys from the Mirna Chalouhi Center in Sin el-Fil to roam several Metn areas in a motorized protest.
02 September 2015, 16:53 Mashnouq: The only way to achieve change lies in electing a president and approving a new electoral law.
02 September 2015, 16:52 Mashnouq urged protesters to rally for the election of a president and adoption of a new electoral law.
02 September 2015, 16:48 Mashnouq: Some security forces members were disciplined following the August 22 rally.
02 September 2015, 16:45 Mashnouq: Excessive use of force was used in the August 22 rally and live bullets were only fired in the air.
02 September 2015, 16:40 Mashnouq: I acknowledged that excessive force was used during the August 22 rally, but there were reasons for this excessiveness.
02 September 2015, 16:39 Mashnouq: We are responsible for respecting the right of the people to hold peaceful demonstrations.
02 September 2015, 16:38 Mashnouq: We have preserved and will continue to preserve the right to stage demonstrations.
02 September 2015, 16:36 Mashnouq: Any attempt to occupy state institutions will be dealt with immediately and with force.
02 September 2015, 16:35 Mashnouq: The security forces are bound by their duty to protect the state and public property.
02 September 2015, 16:34 Mashnouq: There are more wounded among the security forces than the protesters and we have not heard a word of sympathy towards them.
02 September 2015, 16:34 Mashnouq: The security forces are of the people and those who see otherwise are blind to national causes.
02 September 2015, 16:33 Mashnouq: Are the protesters that only people with problems? The security forces have families and needs as well.
02 September 2015, 16:33 Mashnouq: The security forces are the same as the poorest of citizens in their need for electricity, water, and the resolution of the waste management crisis.
02 September 2015, 16:32 Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq during press conference: To anyone accusing the security forces of lacking dignity we say that such remarks are an assault against them.
02 September 2015, 16:31 Mashnouq: I salute the protesters who formed a human chain to act as a barrier against those attacking the security forces.
02 September 2015, 16:04 LBCI: Interior Minister Mashnouq will reportedly broadcast during his press conference a video showing who opened fire during the August 22 protest.
02 September 2015, 15:08 Education Minister Elias Bou Saab: A committee has been formed to look into the objections of students who have failed the official Brevet and Baccalaureate exams.
02 September 2015, 14:50 Mustaqbal Movement chief MP Saad Hariri via Twitter: Rumors that Qatar is meddling in recent local developments are baseless and the country has never faltered in supporting Lebanon.
02 September 2015, 14:23 LBCI: MP Assem Qanso denied that he ties to the car that was stopped by the army in Hermel with smuggled medicine inside.