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13 October 2015, 22:31 Aoun: What is the purpose of the dialogue if it does not address the implementation of the constitution and laws?
13 October 2015, 22:02 Aoun: I will not compromise over the presidency and we are bound to stay at the parliament and cabinet as we cannot leave and let them act as they please.
13 October 2015, 21:59 Aoun: We cannot overthrow the government at the moment because it is playing the role of the president.
13 October 2015, 21:48 Aoun: I will not obstruct a cabinet session aimed at discussing the waste disposal crisis, but I won’t take part in it. The issue does not need cabinet’s intervention.
13 October 2015, 21:32 Aoun: Michel Suleiman and Sami Gemayel were the Christian political front for obstructing military appointments as they do not hold their fate in their own hands.
13 October 2015, 21:31 Aoun: Defense Minister Moqbel and his boss do not know how military promotions are made, otherwise they would not have extended the army chief’s tenure.
13 October 2015, 21:24 Aoun: The presidency had been offered to me since the adoption of the Taef Accord, but I wasn’t going to accept it without a republic.
13 October 2015, 21:18 Aoun: The balance of power in the region has changed and I will not name the country that is financing the majority because I do not want to create more complications on the internal scene.
13 October 2015, 21:17 Aoun: We support the resistance in its confrontation of Israel and terrorism.
13 October 2015, 18:25 Mustaqbal bloc: The FPM is still placing obstacles in attempts to end the presidential vacuum.
13 October 2015, 18:21 Mustaqbal bloc after weekly meeting: It is unfortunate that the civil society movement has veered off its course and turned to movement of rioters.
13 October 2015, 18:07 VDL (100.5): A meeting is underway between PM Salam and Ministers Mashnouq and Shehayyeb to discuss the waste disposal crisis.
13 October 2015, 17:59 Interior Nouhad al-Mashnouq held talks with a Mustaqbal delegation on the trash disposal crisis.
13 October 2015, 17:12 Jreissati: The Change and Reform MPs will take part in next week's election of members of the parliament bureau.
13 October 2015, 17:10 Jreissati: We thank the security forces for ensuring the safety of Sunday's rally.
13 October 2015, 17:10 Jreissati: Aoun will take an escalatory approach with the support of the Lebanese people should the current political practices continue.
13 October 2015, 17:09 Jreissati: Aoun's proposal is now in the hands of the people.
13 October 2015, 17:09 Jreissati reiterated FPM chief MP Michel Aoun's call for the election of a new president through the people.
13 October 2015, 17:09 Jreissati: No institution can be established without the voice of the people.
13 October 2015, 17:08 Jreissati: We should stop meddling with our constitution and the rights of the people.
13 October 2015, 17:08 Jreissati on Sunday's FPM rally: We condemn the usurpation of the voice of the people.
13 October 2015, 17:07 Jreissati: We call on all Lebanese to take part in Skaff's funeral.
13 October 2015, 17:06 Former Minister Salim Jreissati after Change and Reform bloc's weekly meeting: We offer our sincerest condolences to late Minister Elias Skaff.
13 October 2015, 15:25 The road facing the Military Court was reopened after being briefly closed.
13 October 2015, 15:16 The protesters re-blocked the road facing the Military Court after the arrest of activist Zein Nassereddine.
13 October 2015, 14:25 MTV: The civil society activists are erecting tents in front of the Military Court and they aim to remain there overnight.
13 October 2015, 14:03 The Lebanese army: Precautionary measures have been taken in places of celebrations on the occasion of the New Islamic Year and the Ashura congregations.
13 October 2015, 14:01 Lebanese army: An Israeli soldier violated the Blue Line on Monday night and then returned to the occupied territories.
13 October 2015, 13:42 The civil society protesters reopened the road near the military court.
13 October 2015, 13:32 LBCI: The civil society demonstrators prevented the vehicle of MP Kamel al-Rifai from passing in front of the military court.
13 October 2015, 13:07 Civil society activists blocked the road near the military court in protest against the rejection to release their detained colleagues.
13 October 2015, 13:07 Judge Riad Abou Ghida rejected a request to release the five detained civil society activists.
13 October 2015, 12:48 General Security arrested a Syrian for belonging to the IS and taking part in fighting in its ranks on the outskirts of Arsal.
13 October 2015, 12:33 Speaker Nabih Berri called for a session to elect members of the parliament bureau next Tuesday.
13 October 2015, 12:17 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam arrived at Zahleh to offer his condolences after the death of former Minister Elias Skaff.
13 October 2015, 12:04 NNA: Army Intelligence was handed a supporter of Ahmed al-Asir at a checkpoint at the entrance of Ain el-Hilweh.
13 October 2015, 11:20 Deryan: Interlocutors at the dialogue table, don't leave the dialogue without primarily agreeing on electing a president.
13 October 2015, 11:19 Deryan: We don't want to lose our youth or unity in the battles waged by Israel and the IS against our people which only aim to destabilize our unity.
13 October 2015, 11:17 Deryan: We support the righteous demands of the civil society that have to be expressed peacefully, without violating the public and private properties or the security forces.
13 October 2015, 11:15 Deryan: Lebanon is suffering under political and social pressures, we fear that these crisis would trigger instability.
13 October 2015, 11:13 Deryan: What happens in Palestine today includes attempts to take Al-Aqsa Mosque and the ongoing colonization to expel the people out of their own land.
13 October 2015, 11:04 Grand Mufti of the Republic Sheikh Abdul Latif Deryan marking the Islamic New Year: We celebrate the anniversary during difficult times.
13 October 2015, 11:01 FM Jebran Bassil met with U.S. Ambassador David Hale.
13 October 2015, 10:40 VDL (100.5): Civil society activists started gathering near the military court in al-Mathaf area under heavy security presence.
13 October 2015, 10:38 VDL (100.5): Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq has postponed a meeting that was scheduled today with families of the abducted soldiers to Thursday.
13 October 2015, 10:06 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam holds talks with U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon David Hale at the Grand Serail.
13 October 2015, 09:36 NNA: A Lebanese national, Ali Ghassoub Mazloum, was hit by a stray bullet in Bekaa's town of al-Taybeh and was rushed to the hospital.
13 October 2015, 09:33 NNA: Bekaa police arrested a robbery suspect in the town of Labweh. He is also wanted for drug possession and attempted murder.
13 October 2015, 09:14 ISF arrested 63 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
13 October 2015, 08:43 TMC: A man was injured in Tripoli in a collision between a vehicle and a motorcycle on the al-Meatayn street.
13 October 2015, 08:39 MP Khaled Zahraman to VDL (100.5): Shehayyeb's waste management plan still has many obstacles.