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22 August 2014, 08:38 ISF arrested 74 people for committing different crimes across Lebanese territories.
22 August 2014, 08:36 Social Affairs Minister Rashid Derbas to VDL (100.5): The solution to the Syrian refugee crisis needs the announcement of a state of emergency.
22 August 2014, 08:28 MP Assem Araji to VDL (100.5): It is not the right time for the Change and Reform proposal. We need a two-thirds majority to make the amendment at a time when no more than 60 MPs are attending sessions.
21 August 2014, 22:07 Rifi: ISIL and Hizbullah are similar. Hizbullah has an Iranian project that aims at controlling Lebanon.
21 August 2014, 21:46 Rifi: Gunmen opened fire at Sheikh Salem al-Rafehi.
21 August 2014, 21:44 Rifi: The case of abducted troops is followed up through a cell that has our complete trust. The published reports are not true.
21 August 2014, 21:39 Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi to LBCI: Ali and Refaat Eid will be detained when they enter Lebanon.
21 August 2014, 20:09 FPM sources to MTV: The Change and Reform bloc's proposal is serious and a delegation will tour the rival parties to discuss it.
21 August 2014, 20:09 MP Serge Torsarkissian to MTV: Any constitutional amendment requires the attendance of two-thirds of lawmakers.
21 August 2014, 20:08 MP Farid al-Khazen to LBCI: The Change and Reform parliamentary bloc's constitutional amendment is an attempt to end the political crisis.
21 August 2014, 19:47 OTV: Nader al-Hariri and Hajj Wafiq Safa held several meetings to prepare for a meeting for senior officials from the two parties.
21 August 2014, 19:21 Hizbullah condemned the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley.
21 August 2014, 18:51 Hizbullah: We offer our condolences over the martyrdom of three Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades commanders.
21 August 2014, 17:02 Information Minister Ramzi Jreij after cabinet session: A report on solid waste was presented to the ministers.
21 August 2014, 16:42 PSP chief MP Walid Jumblat held talks with Beirut Maronite Bishop Boulos Matar on the latest developments.
21 August 2014, 16:13 Al-Jadeed: A rally marking the anniversary of the twin bombings at the Taqwa and Salam mosques kicked off in Tripoli.
21 August 2014, 15:31 Judicial sources to LBCI: The Military Court approved the release of Abou Taymour al-Dandashi, clarifying that he is not a leader of armed groups in Tripoli.
21 August 2014, 15:27 LBCI: Cabinet approved expanding the capacity of the waste-to-gas power plant at al-Naameh dump in order to provide power to nearby towns.
21 August 2014, 15:14 Al-Jadeed: A female Syrian refugee, N. al-Hamdo, was abducted in the North four days ago and her father has pleaded to the state to reveal her fate.
21 August 2014, 15:12 Future TV: The ministerial committee has a 15-day deadline to put plans with Sukleen and Lavajet for waste treatment.
21 August 2014, 15:06 LBCI: The fire that broke out in Jbeil's Obeidat has been extinguished.
21 August 2014, 15:05 OTV: The cabinet formed a committee constituted of PM Tammam Salam and five other ministers to communicate with companies concerned with waste treatment to put future plans.
21 August 2014, 14:29 LBCI: Abou Taymour al-Dandashi, the leader of a group involved in the fighting in Tripoli's al-Rifa, was released from Roumieh prison.
21 August 2014, 14:17 Sheikh Adnan Imama to LBCI: The Muslim Scholars Committee will meet with PM Tammam Salam on Friday to hear his response on the demands of the jihadists.
21 August 2014, 14:01 Civil Defense teams are working on extinguishing a fire that broke out at the cedar reserve in al-Shouf.
21 August 2014, 13:06 VDL (100.5): The army intelligence detained two Syrians in Chtaura over suspicion of having links to the clashes in Arsal.
21 August 2014, 12:32 LBCI: 10 Change and Reform blocs MPs proposed a draft-law for a constitutional amendment to have direct presidential elections.
21 August 2014, 12:09 Father Abdo Abou Kassam to VDL (93.3): Al-Rahi will head to the Vatican next week to address the conditions of the Christians in Iraq with the pope.
21 August 2014, 11:57 Students held a sit-in near the Education Ministry in UNESCO area to protest the issuing of passing statements.
21 August 2014, 11:47 SCC protesters said they will remain in their battle until the wage scale is approved.
21 August 2014, 11:23 The SCC held a sit-in near the economy ministry.
21 August 2014, 11:21 NNA: An Israeli infantry unit combed the area near Wazzani.
21 August 2014, 11:20 LBCI: A fire swept through the bushes of the towns of Menyara and Sheikh Taba in Akkar.
21 August 2014, 10:58 Future TV: The Army conducted patrols in the inner markets and in several streets of Tripoli.
21 August 2014, 10:45 The cabinet convened under PM Tammam Salam at the Grand Serail.
21 August 2014, 10:12 Minister Abou Faour: The case of abducted security personnel is being thoroughly followed by the premier.
21 August 2014, 10:06 Ministers began arriving at the Grand Serail to attend a cabinet session.
21 August 2014, 09:56 Police arrested 6 people in Dahr al-Ain in Koura for assaulting the offices of ex-PM Najib Miqati in Tripoli.
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