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13 August 2020, 17:53 Beirut's governor has ordered the isolation of Hay Jalloul in Tariq al-Jedideh over a COVID-19 outbreak there.
13 August 2020, 17:49 LBCI: Judge Fadi Sawan has been appointed as judicial investigator in the port blast probe.
13 August 2020, 17:33 David Hale said the FBI will join Lebanese and international investigators in the Beirut blast probe.
13 August 2020, 17:32 Lithuania has designated Hizbullah as a "terrorist organization."
13 August 2020, 17:31 U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale is touring the blast-hit Mar Mikhail area in Beirut.
13 August 2020, 16:56 U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale has arrived in Lebanon on a three-day official visit.
13 August 2020, 16:00 Speaker Berri said Lebanon's financial, economic and social crises and the Aug. 4 disaster are "the most dangerous in its history."
13 August 2020, 13:10 Health Minister after Baabda meeting on COVID-19: The state of emergency will be extended one month in Beirut and some neighborhoods will be isolated.
13 August 2020, 12:35 LBCI: The Democratic Gathering bloc held a meeting to sign a joint parliamentary petition with al-Mustaqbal bloc, the Lebanese Forces's Strong Republic bloc and several independent MPs demanding international investigation into Beirut blast.
13 August 2020, 11:25 MPs of the Strong Republic parliamentary bloc and independent MPs boycott the parliament session.
13 August 2020, 11:22 A parliament meeting kicked off at UNESCO palace.
12 August 2020, 21:41 LF leader Geagea received a phone call from French President Macron.
12 August 2020, 20:16 Lebanon recorded 292 new coronavirus cases and two deaths over the past 24 hours.
12 August 2020, 20:07 LBCI: Bassil told Macron in phone talks that he will facilitate the formation of the new government.
12 August 2020, 20:02 Several current and ex-ministers of transport, finance and justice, starting by Ghazi Aridi, will be questioned over the port blast, a judicial official said.
12 August 2020, 18:45 Mozambique said it bears no responsibility for Beirut's tragedy, blaming the storage process, as a Mozambican firm confirmed ordering the ammonium nitrate load.
12 August 2020, 18:02 Baabda Palace sources to al-Jadeed: There are internal and external contacts and extraordinary efforts will be exerted to form the government before Macron’s visit.
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