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20 April 2014, 18:02 The army said troops shot and wounded the fugitive Kamal Ezzeddine after he crossed a checkpoint in Arsal in his pickup and opened fire at the soldiers.
20 April 2014, 17:34 Loyalty to Resistance bloc MP Ali Fayyad: Whoever wants the interest of the nation and the country cannot reject the resistance and those rejecting it are doing so for factional interests.
20 April 2014, 16:04 VDL (100.5): The body of young woman Stephanie al-Zoghbi was found in the Keserwan area of Okaibe.
20 April 2014, 15:23 Hizbullah official Sheikh Nabil Qaouq urged "those betting on the election of an anti-resistance and anti-Syria president" to "cease their bets."
20 April 2014, 13:04 LBCI: 21-year-old Stephanie Jack al-Zoghbi went missing after she left her parents house in Ajaltoun without her cellular phone.
20 April 2014, 12:26 Abdul Hakim J. was killed in the town of Bakhoun in Danniyeh in an individual dispute with his relative.
20 April 2014, 11:55 ISF: 17-year-old Syrian national M. D. A. was found hanged in the Bourj Hammoud-Nabaa area.
20 April 2014, 10:57 Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Beirut Elias Awdeh in his Easter sermon: The state should raise awareness and citizenship in people instead of sectarianism.
20 April 2014, 10:55 Al-Rahi: Electing a new president should be within a democratic process.
20 April 2014, 10:54 Al-Rahi called on lawmakers to carry out their role, which obliges them to attend all parliamentary sessions that Speaker Berri calls for.
20 April 2014, 10:54 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi expressed hope in his Easter sermon that money wouldn't impact the presidential elections.
20 April 2014, 10:10 Suleiman: My ties with Hizbullah is normal. We have different points of view and this is democracy .
20 April 2014, 10:08 Suleiman: On May 25 I'm going home.
20 April 2014, 10:08 Suleiman: I praised the presidential program launched by Geagea but won't benefit him as i can't vote.
20 April 2014, 10:06 Suleiman: The president preserves the constitution and the country's sovereignty and doesn't represent anyone.
20 April 2014, 10:05 Suleiman: The important matter is the stances taken by the upcoming president and not if he was consensual or affiliated in a certain party.
20 April 2014, 10:04 Suleiman: I've been continuously reiterating my rejection to any attempt to extend my tenure.
20 April 2014, 10:01 Suleiman: The Lebanese people are unified more than the political parties.
20 April 2014, 10:01 Suleiman voiced hope after talks with al-Rahi that arch-foes would be unified concerning upcoming constitutional deadlines.
20 April 2014, 10:01 Suleiman: Praised stability in Lebanon despite the shaky situation in the region.
20 April 2014, 09:58 LBCI: Berri and Hariri held separate telephone conversations with al-Rahi regarding the presidential elections.
20 April 2014, 09:46 Al-Rahi before meeting with Suleiman: The word vacuum shouldn't be mentioned cause its similar to death.
20 April 2014, 09:43 Al-Jadeed: A behind-closed doors meeting is underway between Suleiman and al-Rahi in Bkirki.
20 April 2014, 09:35 VDL (100.5): President Michel Suleiman arrived at Bkirki to attend the Easter mass headed by Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi.
20 April 2014, 09:24 Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Beirut Elias Awdeh headed the Easter mass at the St. George Cathedral in downtown Beirut.
20 April 2014, 09:09 TMC: A mini-bus overturned after hitting a barrier in the middle of the road on Karantina highway towards Beirut's Charles Helou.
19 April 2014, 22:49 ISF: The South's police department arrested the parents of the newborn girl who was found abandoned few days earlier in Qana. They were identified as Syrian nationals B. A. and H. J.
19 April 2014, 22:31 NNA: Hassan A. was wounded by a stray bullet in Tyre. He was admitted to a hospital where he underwent an operation to remove the bullet that landed in one of his lungs.
19 April 2014, 20:29 ISF: Sounds heard in Beirut at the moment are a result of fireworks launched on the occasion of the Easter holiday.
19 April 2014, 20:28 Army Command: Israeli forces fired gunshots at four farmers in the Khyam plains without causing any injuries.
19 April 2014, 20:28 Army Command: Troops arrested 6 Syrians in the Beit Lahya region for illegally entering Lebanon.
19 April 2014, 20:02 MTV: LF MP George Adwan is the person tasked with contacting Hizbullah and al-Mustaqbal over Samir Geagea's candidacy.
19 April 2014, 20:02 MTV: The meeting between the LF delegates and Aoun concluded with agreeing on that the president must be strong and with a clear presidential program. Both parties agreed to take part in Wednesday's parliamentary session.
19 April 2014, 20:00 MTV: MP Aoun informed the LF delegation that the final decision on his possible nomination for presidency will be announced on Tuesday after the Change and Reform bloc's meeting. He added that his presidential program is only focused on securing stability.
19 April 2014, 20:00 MTV: Nader Hariri has finalized the last points to be considered concerning Wednesday's parliamentary session in a visit to Maarab.
19 April 2014, 19:58 LF sources to LBCI: A friendly mood prevailed in the meeting with FPM leader MP Aoun and since the beginning we have said that the LF will stand by whomever becomes president.
19 April 2014, 19:41 Al-Manar: All residents of Tfeil who want to leave the town will head to a border region and security forces buses will be waiting for them to transfer them to wherever they desire.
19 April 2014, 19:36 Al-Manar: The LF delegation's visit to Rabieh was "fruitless."
19 April 2014, 18:43 The ISF Intelligence Bureau arrested A. H. in the Taamir area in Sidon on robbery charges.
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