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22 September 2014, 16:48 The Kataeb Party urged the government to shoulder its responsibilities towards the soldiers and devise alternative plans, domestically and at the level of the international community, stressing that the priority is only for the election of a president.
22 September 2014, 16:21 Muslim Scholars Committee: We urge Syrians in Lebanon to be wary of Syrian regime attempts to drag them into a confrontation in Lebanon.
22 September 2014, 16:20 Muslim Scholars Committee: We hope that the government will resolve the case of Islamists in Roumieh jail or issue an amnesty for the prisoners.
22 September 2014, 16:19 Muslim Scholars Committee: The committee has exerted all possible efforts to release the soldiers, but its attempts were obstructed by certain sides.
22 September 2014, 16:19 Muslim Scholars Committee: The solution to the crisis does not lie with the government or Qatar, but a camp that is obstructing negotiations.
22 September 2014, 16:17 Muslim Scholars Committee: Arsal has revealed the truth on the ground, demonstrating that a political camp is luring the army into a confrontation with the people.
22 September 2014, 13:27 The families of the soldiers taken captive reopened the Dahr al-Baidar road. But vowed to take escalatory measures.
22 September 2014, 12:56 VDL (93.3): Ali al-Homsi, one of the leaders of the Arab Democratic Party, was arrested in Tripoli's Jabal Mohsen neighborhood.
22 September 2014, 12:38 The parliament's appropriations committee approved the draft-law on better equipping the army.
22 September 2014, 12:35 A military judge called for the death penalty against four suspects for belonging to a terrorist organization.
22 September 2014, 12:15 LBCI: The Baalbek governor closed the restaurant where the food poisoning cases happened.
22 September 2014, 11:50 NNA: Around 40 people were hospitalized in Baalbek for suffering from food poisoning after eating at a restaurant.
22 September 2014, 11:18 NNA: Syrian warplanes carried out raids on Arsal's outskirts, killing and injuring gunmen.
22 September 2014, 11:06 Prime Minister Tammam Salam traveled to New York to represent Lebanon at the U.N. General Assembly sessions.
22 September 2014, 10:56 PM Salam: The issue of the captives is complicated. We will exert all efforts to resolve it.
22 September 2014, 10:39 An EDL contract worker threatened to set himself on fire and another threatened to kill himself with sharp objects over demands for salaries and school subsidies.
22 September 2014, 09:59 LBCI: The army is defusing a bomb found inside a bag on the side of the Qob Elias road.
22 September 2014, 09:58 PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with Minister Wael Abou Faour.
22 September 2014, 09:53 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi met with Tourism Minister Michel Pharaon in Bkirki.
22 September 2014, 09:53 Al-Jadeed: The Lebanese army blocked the Qob Elias road in the Bekaa Valley after suspicion fell on an item placed on the side of the road.
22 September 2014, 09:45 Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq arrived at the Grand Serail for talks with PM Tammam Salam.
22 September 2014, 09:44 VDL (93.3): The Lebanese army arrested 9 Syrian nationals in a raid on refugees in the Monot street in Tripoli port.
22 September 2014, 09:41 PM Tammam Salam held talks with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel at the Grand Serail.
22 September 2014, 09:30 MP Assem Araji to VDL (93.3): The state's military capabilities to confront terrorism are weak.
22 September 2014, 09:20 LBCI: The army carried out raids on Syrian encampments in several towns near Baalbek.
22 September 2014, 08:59 The families of the soldiers and policemen taken captive by jihadists blocked the Qalamoun highway.
22 September 2014, 08:52 ISF arrested 46 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
22 September 2014, 08:31 MP Walid Succarieh to VDL (93.3): The spread of Takfiri thoughts in the North would help the area go out of the state's control.
22 September 2014, 08:30 MP Ahmed Fatfat to VDL (100.5): A parliamentary session is near. There has been a decision that legislation is necessary.
21 September 2014, 22:35 LBCI: A fire has erupted between Sabtieh and Fanar and crews from the Bauchrieh and Fanar fire departments are combating the flames.
21 September 2014, 22:24 Arsal municipal chief Ali al-Hujeiri to al-Jadeed: The accusations of the father of the soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh are baseless and politicized.
21 September 2014, 22:22 National News Agency: Unknown assailants hurled a stun grenade in the stream of the Abu Ali river and another at the al-Mallouleh roundabout.
21 September 2014, 22:09 Uncle of captive soldier Ali al-Bazzal to al-Jadeed: Sheikh Mustafa al-Hujeiri is the only one who can communicate with al-Nusra Front and we urge him to resolve the crisis.
21 September 2014, 21:51 The father of slain soldier Mohammed Hamiyeh accused Arsal cleric Mustafa al-Hujeiri of ordering the execution of his son, during an interview on al-Jadeed.
21 September 2014, 21:41 Traffic Management Center: The Shoueifat public road has been blocked near the Gandour factory in solidarity with the abducted troops.
21 September 2014, 20:54 National News Agency: Gunshots from Syria are targeting the outskirts of the Akkar town of Qashlaq and the highway linking al-Abboudiyeh to Menjez.
21 September 2014, 19:58 Sources to LBCI: The Khraibeh roadside bomb was detonated as a Hizbullah vehicle arrived at the location but no one was killed in the blast.
21 September 2014, 19:38 Information obtained by Future TV: Families of captive troops will block the North-Beirut highway to press the government to exert serious efforts and release Islamist detainees from its prisons.
21 September 2014, 19:36 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: We announce the end of the peaceful sit-in in downtown Beirut and expect everything from us from now on.
21 September 2014, 19:35 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: We urge al-Nusra Front and the Islamic State to release our sons.
21 September 2014, 19:33 Al-Manar: No one was killed in the Khraibeh bombing yesterday.
21 September 2014, 19:31 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: We were surprised that some other families did not take part in the sit-in due to Hizbullah's pressures.
21 September 2014, 19:31 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: Pinning the blame on Arsal's residents aims to deviate attention from Hizbullah's acts.
21 September 2014, 19:29 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: The decision to resort to the military solution, which Hizbullah managed to impose on the government, represents the biggest threat to our sons' lives.
21 September 2014, 19:27 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: Who benefited from firing at the initiative of the Muslim Scholars Committee? Who benefited from firing at the family of the abductee George Khoury?
21 September 2014, 19:25 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: Hizbullah is obstructing the negotiations while holding talks with al-Nusra Front to free its own captives.
21 September 2014, 19:23 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: The Lebanese government, whose decision is usurped by Hizbullah, will be responsible for anything that might happen to our sons.
21 September 2014, 19:22 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: The slaughter of our sons did not shake the conscience of the officials.
21 September 2014, 19:05 Families of captive troops from Beirut's Martyrs Square: We have been giving negotiations a chance but we haven't sensed any serious efforts.
21 September 2014, 18:41 Education Minister Bou Saab left for New York to take part in the proceedings of the U.N. General Assembly over the education of refugees.
21 September 2014, 17:55 Families of Arsal captives in Qalamun are threatening to block the North-Beirut highway indefinitely.
21 September 2014, 17:51 Families of Arsal captives have threatened to escalate their protests during a sit-in on the Qalamun highway near Tripoli.