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30 November 2015, 15:02 LBCI: Health Minister Wael Abou Faour and Agriculture Minister Akram Shehayyeb asked the Interior Minister to give orders to close down 6 farms and slaughterhouses in Choueifat for failure to meet the health standards.
30 November 2015, 14:23 MTV on the Arsal soldiers: Negotiations to free the servicemen have not stopped and contacts between the Qatari mediator and humanitarian activist resumed.
30 November 2015, 14:15 MTV from parliament: The electoral law meetings will be held away from media spotlight.
30 November 2015, 14:14 VDL (100.5): The army arrested 81 Syrian nationals and confiscated 18 motorcycles in raids on several areas.
30 November 2015, 14:07 MP George Adwan: We will not go back to the 1960 electoral law.
30 November 2015, 12:50 Labor Minister Sejaan Qazzi to VDL (100.5): The Kataeb party does not accept any political settlements. Our sole candidate for the presidency is president Amin Gemayel.
30 November 2015, 12:18 Lebanese Democratic Party after meeting MP Michel Aoun: Our candidate for the presidency is still General Aoun.
30 November 2015, 12:14 VDL (93.3): The committee tasked with drafting an electoral law kicked off its meeting at Nejmeh Square.
30 November 2015, 11:54 LBCI: Health Minister Wael Abou Faour referred two physicians to the Financial Public Prosecutor for receiving amounts of money in return for giving illegal prescriptions
30 November 2015, 11:34 VDL (93.3): A meeting is underway between MP Michel Aoun and a delegation from the Lebanese Democratic Party led by MP Talal Arslan.
30 November 2015, 11:20 MP George Adwan via twitter: The meeting of the electoral law committee kicks off today and we will strive to make the Lebanese enjoy a new modern law that takes into consideration proper representation and allows accountability.
30 November 2015, 10:54 Marada leader Suleiman Franjieh's Media office: The meeting between Bassil and Franjieh was friendly and the latter reiterated support to the nomination of MP Michel Aoun.
30 November 2015, 10:39 Telecommunications Minister Boutros Harb to VDL (100.5): There are serious discussions underway to tackle the waste management file.
30 November 2015, 10:02 Economy Minister Alain Hakim to VDL (100.5): The ministry has opened its doors wide to fight corruption.
30 November 2015, 09:52 MP Atef Majdalani to VDL (93.3): Suggesting MP Suleiman Franjieh for the post of presidency has moved the file after a long vacuum and saved us from collapse.
30 November 2015, 09:10 ISF arrested 39 individuals for committing various crimes throughout Lebanon.
29 November 2015, 19:53 OTV: The businessman Gilbert Chagoury will make an urgent trip to Beirut to address the repercussions of the Paris meeting between Hariri and Franjieh.
29 November 2015, 18:37 VDL (100.5): Maj. Gen. Ibrahim said in Chtaura that negotiations are still ongoing and that the swap deal has not collapsed.
29 November 2015, 18:20 MTV: The other condition hindering the swap deal is failure to secure the evacuation of a number of wounded people to Turkey.
29 November 2015, 18:18 MTV: A Nusra source said the Lebanese state has not honored its promise on supplying food aid to refugees in Arsal's outskirts.
29 November 2015, 18:16 MTV: Lebanese officials said they cannot fulfill al-Nusra's demand of sending aid trucks to areas controlled by al-Nusra.
29 November 2015, 18:01 Information obtained by OTV: The captors are creating the obstacles, not the Lebanese state.
29 November 2015, 17:41 PM Salam has canceled his Monday trip to Paris in order to “follow up on the developments in the case of the captive servicemen,” his office said.
29 November 2015, 17:08 Al-Jazeera: Some obstacles emerged in the final moments but the negotiations have not stopped.
29 November 2015, 17:08 Al-Jazeera: New developments have prevented the completion of the prisoner swap deal today.
29 November 2015, 16:45 Information obtained by Al-Mayadeen: Al-Nusra Front has increased its demands in the past few hours and the fate of the swap deal is not clear at the moment.
29 November 2015, 16:37 Aid truck driver in al-Labweh: Security forces have asked us to return to Beirut.
29 November 2015, 16:36 Al-Jadeed: Al-Nusra Front has started making crippling demands and the aid trucks have returned to Beirut.
29 November 2015, 16:22 General Security: All the information that has been circulated since morning in the media about the negotiations over the captive servicemen is baseless, especially regarding the swap deal's conditions.
29 November 2015, 16:16 OTV: Efforts have intensified to overcome the obstacles that are hindering the prisoner swap deal.
29 November 2015, 16:07 Al-Jazeera: The indications are positive regarding the prisoner swap deal and some logistical details are being worked out.
29 November 2015, 15:47 Al-Jadeed: The negotiations between Maj. Gen. Ibrahim and the captors of the servicemen have entered the final moments which will decide the fate of the deal.
29 November 2015, 15:46 The aid convoy that entered Arsal as part of the prisoner swap deal has returned to the town of al-Labweh without unloading the material it was carrying.
29 November 2015, 15:32 Al-Mayadeen: The aid convoy that was in Arsal's outskirts has returned to al-Labweh without unloading the material it was carrying.
29 November 2015, 15:32 Al-Mayadeen: Al-Nusra Front has made a new demand.