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08 February 2016, 22:09 National News Agency: Issa Habib Hanna was injured when unknown assailants riding a motorcycle hurled a hand grenade at his grocery that also sells liquor in Wadi Khaled's Buqaiaa.
08 February 2016, 22:07 Fugitive Fadel Shaker to MTV: I will only turn myself in to a "just judiciary."
08 February 2016, 20:17 VDL (93.3): The child Hassan Fadi Ollaik, who hails from Bourj Qalaway, has died of the H1N1 virus.
08 February 2016, 18:06 Iran's ambassador to Lebanon Fathali: We don't interfere in Lebanon's internal affairs, especially the presidential issue, and foreign meddling complicates the problem.
08 February 2016, 16:44 SCC: We will hold a general strike on Thursday if the cabinet raises the price of gasoline on Wednesday.
08 February 2016, 14:28 LF MP Georges Adwan after electoral session: We were hoping after the Maarab initiative that a president would have been elected today.
08 February 2016, 14:21 MP Jamal al-Jarrah after meeting PM Tammam Salam to MTV: A large part of Aral is occupied by Hizbullah.
08 February 2016, 13:57 MTV: A meeting is underway at Nejme Square between Saniora, Harb, Adwan, al-Jarrah and Youssef.
08 February 2016, 13:45 Kataeb chief MP Sami Gemayel: Those blocking the elections are the same sides that are calling for the election of a president who safeguards the constitution.
08 February 2016, 13:39 Harb: We are studying an amendment which calls for forcing lawmakers to attend sessions.
08 February 2016, 13:39 Harb: It is unfortunate that some blocs are continuing on blocking the elections.
08 February 2016, 13:36 Telecom Minister Butros Harb after failed electoral session: We are committed to Lebanon's democratic role.
08 February 2016, 13:35 Speaker Nabih Berri adjourned the parliamentary session set for the election of a president to March 2.
08 February 2016, 13:08 NNA: Two Lebanese students and a Syrian stabbed a teacher at the Shadra technical school in Wadi Khaled for confronting them when harassing girls.
08 February 2016, 12:36 VDL (100.5): U.S. Charge d'Affaires arrived at the Grand Serail for a meeting with PM Salam.
08 February 2016, 12:28 NNA: George Nassar, who hails from the town of Amyoun, died from a gunshot while hunting on the outskirts of Kfarhazir.
08 February 2016, 12:28 Al-Jadeed: Clashes erupted against between the IS and al-Nusra Front on the outskirts of Arsal amid reports of deaths and injuries among the groups.
08 February 2016, 12:26 MP Ammar Houri from parliament: It is not true that the situation of Lebanese nationals in GCC states is OK after Bassil's stances.
08 February 2016, 12:13 Speaker Nabih Berri arrived at parliament for the presidential elections session.
08 February 2016, 11:30 VDL (93.3): Prime Minister Tammam Salam is meeting a delegation from the town of Arsal in the presence of MP Jamal al-Jarrah.
08 February 2016, 11:13 The family of Ali Fayyad held a sit-in near the Justice Palace.
08 February 2016, 11:12 MP Elie Marouni to LBCI: We have not received answers from any of the presidential candidates on their programs.
08 February 2016, 11:07 VDL (100.5): The Lebanese army raided a house in Wadi al-Jamous and arrested fugitive A.Khodr on shooting charges.
08 February 2016, 11:03 MP Ahmed Fatfat to LBCI: Hizbullah's stance from the presidential elections is based on hegemony. We want democratic polls.
08 February 2016, 10:47 Ogero employees during a sit-in in Sidon and the South: We are heading towards an open-ended strike if our demands are not met.
08 February 2016, 10:36 NNA: Israeli warplanes hover at medium altitude over the areas of Hasbaya, al-Arqoub, Jabal al-Sheikh and the Shebaa farms.
08 February 2016, 09:55 Labor Minister Sejaan Qazzi to VDL (100.5): Syrian workers have been working in the Lebanese market for a long time without the international community's favor.
08 February 2016, 09:20 ISF arrested 35 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
08 February 2016, 08:32 Minister Michel Pharaon to VDL (93.3): We can't blame the presidential vacuum on the Christians alone.