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29 August 2015, 21:03 The ISF asked demonstrators to preserve calm and not to cross the barbed wire in Riad al-Solh square.
29 August 2015, 21:00 Al-Mustaqbal movement said the country is suffering from crises as a result of the failure to elect a president, which is everyone's responsibility.
29 August 2015, 20:33 The demonstrators are trying to remove the barbed wire in Riad al-Solh square.
29 August 2015, 20:27 Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq said the results of the investigation into the violence last weekend will be announced on Wednesday.
29 August 2015, 20:18 NNA: The army arrested two people in al-Labweh for involvement in the arms trade with gunmen taking refuge in the Eastern Mountain range.
29 August 2015, 19:13 “You Stink” said it rejects violence but is not afraid of confrontation.
29 August 2015, 19:12 “You Stink” gave the government 72 hours to meet its demands, warning that after the deadline expires it will take escalatory measures not just in Beirut.
29 August 2015, 19:07 “You Stink” said its battle will continue until the resignation of the environment minister and the election of a president.
29 August 2015, 19:02 Civil Defense said it doused a bush fire near Sarafand highway.
29 August 2015, 18:28 NNA: The ISF Intelligence Branch arrested two people in Tripoli on suspicion of carrying out robberies.
29 August 2015, 18:05 Demonstrators marching to Martyrs Square are urging people sitting on balconies to join their protest.
29 August 2015, 17:41 The ISF reiterated that it respects the rights of freedom of expression and demonstration.
29 August 2015, 17:29 Demonstrators reached the Murr tower and are now heading to Martyrs Square.
29 August 2015, 16:59 Anti-government protesters marched from the interior ministry in Hamra to Martyrs Square to demonstrate against the political class which they see as corrupt.
29 August 2015, 16:45 VDL (100.5): The sound of an explosion heard in Zahle is the result of work at stone crushing plants in Twaity.
29 August 2015, 16:23 Aoun said the people will not liberate themselves from the officials against whom they will demonstrate today unless they call for direct elections.
29 August 2015, 15:45 EDL: Power was restored to some Lebanese areas including Beirut and repairs are ongoing.
29 August 2015, 15:34 People from Bekaa started flocking into Martyr Square in DT Beirut to take part in the 'You Stick' demonstrations.
29 August 2015, 15:17 Protesters started flocking into Martyrs Square to take part in the 'You Stick' garbage demo.
29 August 2015, 15:16 Youth have started gathering in Tripoli's al-Nour square preparing to head to the capital to take part in the demos.
29 August 2015, 14:37 EDL: A power outage affected almost all the Lebanese regions because of a major malfunction that is expected to repaired in the evening.
29 August 2015, 13:18 Police arrested Palestinian Shadi Abdul Rahman Abdul Rahim near the Beddawi refugee camp who is wanted on several arrest warrants.
29 August 2015, 12:54 General Security arrested at the RHIA a Lebanese Fatah al-Islam affiliate wanted on several arrest warrants after trying to flee the country to Venezuela through turkey.
29 August 2015, 12:52 Central Security Council: A joint chamber of operations between the army and the ISF will be established to coordinate means to preserve the security of the demonstration.
29 August 2015, 12:46 Central Security Council meeting: We asked the municipalities to take the necessary measures to protect the protesters and the public and private properties.
29 August 2015, 12:45 VDL (93.3): Two waste dumb trucks were stopped while they were heading from Jounieh to the outskirts of Arsal.
29 August 2015, 12:36 VDL (93.3): The General Security arrested Mohammed al-Hatem on charges of belonging to the IS terrorist group and for committing various crimes in Lebanon and later hiding away for 12 years.
29 August 2015, 11:24 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam is holding a meeting with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel at the Grand Serail.
29 August 2015, 11:21 VDL (93.3): The Central Security Council meeting kicked off at the interior ministry in the presence of security officials to coordinate efforts on today's demonstration in Downtown Beirut.