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31 August 2015, 17:14 Hizbullah announced its "complete support" for Speaker Nabih Berri's initiative to launch dialogue.
31 August 2015, 17:05 LBCI: The FPM's youth department has called for gathering Wednesday at 5:00 pm outside the Mirna Chalouhi Center to stage a motorized protest.
31 August 2015, 14:08 Health Minister Wael Abou Faour urged Interior Minister Mashnouq to shut non-pharmaceutical shops that sell smuggled medicine, referring the case to the General Prosecution.
31 August 2015, 13:56 Al-Jadeed: Salam tasked Agriculture Minister Shehayyeb to chair a panel tasked with tackling and proposing immediate solutions to the waste disposal crisis
31 August 2015, 13:47 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil referred the 2016 budget draft to the cabinet.
31 August 2015, 13:23 Bkirki spiritual summit: We urge against dragging Lebanon to the unknown and towards the unrest in the region.
31 August 2015, 13:22 Bkirki spiritual summit: We support the civil society demonstrations on condition that they do not take a violent turn by some thugs.
31 August 2015, 13:21 Bkirki spiritual summit: A number of measures should be approved to confront daily and regional challenges.
31 August 2015, 13:20 Bkirki spiritual summit: We demand cooperation between all political leaders in order to reach consensus over the current situation in Lebanon and hope that their disputes will not affect the people's daily lives.
31 August 2015, 13:19 Bkirki spiritual summit: The presidential deadlock is flagrant violation against the republic.
31 August 2015, 13:18 Bkirki spiritual summit: We reject the resignation of the cabinet that will only create more vacuum in Lebanon.
31 August 2015, 13:17 Bkirki spiritual summit: The unprecedented political crisis in Lebanon is taking a major toll on the Lebanese.
31 August 2015, 13:17 Bkirki spiritual summit statement: We demand the election of a president, which concerns all the Lebanese.
31 August 2015, 13:16 Bkirki spiritual summit: We demand the formation of a panel that would come up with a new parliamentary electoral law.
31 August 2015, 13:08 Minister Akram Shehayyeb arrived at the Grand Serail for talks with PM Tammam Salam.
31 August 2015, 13:01 TMC: Three people were injured in separate traffic accidents in Kfarhatta in Zgharta and on the Dbayeh seaside road.
31 August 2015, 12:55 The Sudanese embassy stressed that Sudanese residents in Lebanon respect the country's security and would not meddle in its affairs.
31 August 2015, 12:51 Kaag after meeting MP Gemayel: The presidential vacuum is one of the top issues to be discussed by the International Support Group for Lebanon.
31 August 2015, 12:48 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with MP Bahia Hariri.
31 August 2015, 12:39 The spiritual summit held at Bkirki ended.
31 August 2015, 12:34 Labor Minister Sejaan Qazzi's media office clarified that the minister is not part of the panel tasked with following up on the waste disposal issue, saying attention should be dedicated to resolving the crisis.
31 August 2015, 12:10 TMC: An individual was injured in a collision between a car and a motorcycle in the Beirut area of al-Hadath.
31 August 2015, 12:08 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag.
31 August 2015, 11:52 TMC: Two people were injured when a vehicle hit a wall on the main road of al-Abbasiyeh in Tyre.
31 August 2015, 11:52 TMC: An individual was injured when a motorcycle hit a parked car in Beirut's Mar Elias street.
31 August 2015, 11:39 A meeting for the parliamentary environment committee has been postponed.
31 August 2015, 11:34 Kataeb leader MP Sami Gemayel is holding talks with U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag.
31 August 2015, 11:14 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi chaired the meeting of Christian spiritual leaders in Bkirki.
31 August 2015, 10:39 Environment Minister Mohammed al-Mashnouq announced his withdrawal from the ministerial committee tasked with studying the waste management crisis and asked the PM to appoint another minister in his place.
31 August 2015, 09:28 VDL (100.5): The Lebanese army raided Syrian refugee encampments in the town of Adous west of Baalbek and arrested 20 people.
31 August 2015, 09:17 ISF said it arrested 31 people for committing different crimes across Lebanonز
31 August 2015, 09:03 NNA: Deputy Iranian Foreign Minister Hussein Amir Abdul Lahyan adjourned his visit to Beirut.
31 August 2015, 08:49 MP Atef Majdalani to VDL (100.5): Any dialogue is a popular demand because our problems can only be resolved through talks.
31 August 2015, 08:39 NNA confirmed that the Muslim-Christian spiritual summit was postponed, saying it will be replaced with an inter-Christian summit.
31 August 2015, 08:18 Sources told VDL (100.5) that today's spiritual summit in Bkirki will be attended by Christian leaders only pending a Muslim-Christian summit.
31 August 2015, 07:45 TMC: An individual was killed and 11 were injured when a bus hit a concrete barrier on the main road of Masnaa.