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30 October 2014, 17:03 Al-Jadeed: The finance ministry has finalized the transactions of the salaries of servicemen and General Security agents while measures related to other public administrations are still underway.
30 October 2014, 16:55 The Military Court received the detainee Ahmed Miqati and Saqr charged him as well as Othman, al-Ahmed and several fugitives with belonging to a terrorist group.
30 October 2014, 16:19 LBCI: The Qatari mediator has arrived in Arsal's outskirts.
30 October 2014, 16:09 Sources informed on case of captive troops to LBCI: The Qatari delegation made practical steps today in order to receive the demands of the abductors.
30 October 2014, 16:02 VDL (93.3): The Qatari delegation headed to Arsal's outskirts after it was escorted by a General Security team to the town.
30 October 2014, 15:38 The army arrested a man identified as B. F. as the Commando Regiment deployed in al-Buqaiaa and Wadi Khaled and raided some places in the area.
30 October 2014, 15:15 MTV: The Qatari delegation arrived in Arsal.
30 October 2014, 15:02 LBCI: The Qatari delegation, accompanied by General Security officers and a convoy of six aid trucks, headed to Arsal.
30 October 2014, 14:39 The families of captive servicemen granted the cabinet until 6:00 pm to brief them on the details of the case, warning of escalatory measures.
30 October 2014, 14:24 Beirut First Examining Magistrate Ghassan Oueidat issued an arrest warrant against the maid of Rakan family in the death of the child Celine.
30 October 2014, 14:18 MTV: The cabinet dedicated a financial grant to aid Tripoli after it was considered a disaster zone.
30 October 2014, 14:00 The ISF said it arrested one of the top robbery suspects in the Bekaa after he tried to escape from a police patrol in Brital.
30 October 2014, 13:49 Kataeb MP Sami Gemayel arrived in Bnashii for talks with Marada movement leader MP Suleiman Franjieh.
30 October 2014, 13:23 NNA: An old grenade was found on the outskirts of Alma Zgharta. The military expert is defusing it.
30 October 2014, 13:11 LBCI: A decree to pay public sector salaries has been signed to be paid at the beginning of November.
30 October 2014, 12:24 VDL (93.3): The mother of captive soldier Khaled Moqbel attempted to set herself on fire in protest against the government's stalling.
30 October 2014, 12:13 Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim to NBN: We are waiting to receive the demands of the abductors and they are demanding to hand them over only to the Qatari negotiator.
30 October 2014, 11:47 NNA: Army chief Jean Qahwaji is inspecting army positions in Tripoli and Akkar.
30 October 2014, 11:44 Speaker Nabih Berri scheduled a parliament session for Wednesday to discuss projects and draft-laws on its agenda.
30 October 2014, 11:20 LBCI: ISF special panthers unit was brought it to guard the entrance of the Grand Serail.
30 October 2014, 11:04 The families of abducted servicemen: The zero hour for our escalation will start when the Qatari envoy returns from Arsal.
30 October 2014, 11:01 MTV: The relatives of the Arsal hostages calmed down after Salam promised to meet them following the cabinet session.
30 October 2014, 10:58 The Notre Dame University in Louaize suspended the student elections for the current academic year.
30 October 2014, 10:51 A cabinet session is underway at the Grand Serail under PM Tammam Salam.
30 October 2014, 10:50 LBCI: The St. Joseph University decided to suspend student elections for the 2014-2015 academic year.
30 October 2014, 10:27 VDL (93.3): The relatives of the Arsal hostages met to decide on their next step after Salam informed them that he could not meet them before the cabinet session.
30 October 2014, 10:21 VDL (93.3): The families of the captive servicemen are demanding to meet with PM Salam ahead of a cabinet session at the Grand Serail.
30 October 2014, 10:18 TMC: A man was injured in a collision between 5 vehicles on Monsef highway.
30 October 2014, 09:49 NNA: The army detained 13 suspects in raids in al-Dreeb town in Akkar.
30 October 2014, 09:49 VDL (93.3): Heavy deployment of security forces from Shekka to Qalamoun and Tripoli.
30 October 2014, 09:47 Minister Michel Pharaon to VDL (100.5): The priority should remain for the presidential elections, the extension of the parliament's tenure and the security developments.
30 October 2014, 09:35 The EDL committee denied reports saying that a quarrel occurred between protesters in Mar Mikhael.
30 October 2014, 09:17 VDL (93.3): Army helicopters overflew Tripoli, Bhannine and Akkar at low altitude.
30 October 2014, 09:17 MP Joseph al-Maalouf to Free Lebanon radio: We hope that Hizbullah and the FPM would awaken their conscience over the presidential crisis.
30 October 2014, 09:15 NNA: EDL contract workers clashed with sticks and knives near the site of their protest in Mar Mikhael.
30 October 2014, 08:51 MP Assem Araji to VDL (93.3): We should resort to resolution 1701 and the UNIFIL to safeguard our eastern border.
30 October 2014, 08:50 MP Antoine Zahra to Radio Orient: The parliament's extension session will not lack quorum. All Christian MPs, that are not affiliated to the FPM, will attend.
30 October 2014, 08:45 ISF arrested 92 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
30 October 2014, 08:38 EDL contract workers set tires on fire near New Royal tower in Mar Mikhael.
30 October 2014, 08:13 Father of abducted soldier Mohammed Youssef to VDL (100.5): The Nusra Front informed us that Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim is obstructing the release of our sons.
29 October 2014, 21:57 National News Agency: Armed clashes erupted in the outskirts of the Bekaa towns of Deir al-Ghazal and Qusaya on the Lebanese-Syrian border.
29 October 2014, 21:51 National News Agency: State Security agents arrested in Akkar the Syrian national Salim M. Kh., who is suspected of belonging to the group of the detainee Imad Jomaa.
29 October 2014, 21:23 Future TV: Army intelligence agents raided the house of al-Asir supporter Hadi N. in the villas area in Sidon and seized a computer.
29 October 2014, 21:01 OTV: The Eastern Mountain Range is the source of the explosions that were heard in Qusaya.
29 October 2014, 20:59 Future TV: Hizbullah members have detained the driver of the car that crossed the party's checkpoint in Haret Saida and there is secrecy regarding his identity.
29 October 2014, 20:57 OTV: Firefighting vehicles have been called in to downtown Beirut and relatives of captive troops are sitting in the middle of the road.
29 October 2014, 20:54 Future TV: Shots were fired in the air in Haret Saida as a speeding car failed to stop at a Hizbullah checkpoint guarding a Ashoura gathering.
29 October 2014, 20:52 Al-Jadeed: The army raided a restaurant on Sidon's eastern highway.
29 October 2014, 20:50 National News Agency: An army force raided the town of Tal Maayan in the Akkar plain and seven people were arrested.
29 October 2014, 20:47 OTV: Five explosions were heard in Qusaya and Syrian warplanes are flying over the area.
29 October 2014, 20:44 Al-Jadeed: Shots were fired in the air as a suspicious car was intercepted in the vicinity of Haret Saida.
29 October 2014, 20:43 LBCI: The families of the captive servicemen are burning tires at their Riad al-Solh sit-in.
29 October 2014, 20:10 Army Command: A number of assault rifles and their ammunition in addition to military equipment and parts of 6 anti-vehicle landmines were seized during a raid in Siroub, Sidon.
29 October 2014, 20:05 Al-Jadeed: The army raided the al-Taamir area near Sidon's state-run hospital in search of fugitives.
29 October 2014, 19:47 OTV: The Qatari envoy did not meet with the IS because it is labelled as a "terrorist organization," but reports said $280,000 were paid to persuade the group to reverse its threat to behead more troops.
29 October 2014, 19:47 OTV: The Qatari envoy discussed with al-Nusra Front the issue of the ransoms demanded to free the captive servicemen.
29 October 2014, 19:11 Al-Manar: The session to extend parliament's term will be held before November 7, prior to the voting of Lebanese expatriates in Kuwait.
29 October 2014, 18:09 General Qahwaji: There will be no bargaining or leniency with those who killed our troops and no secret deals will occur at the expense of our martyrs' blood.
29 October 2014, 17:26 OTV: Abdul Rahman al-Hallaq, who was arrested in Sidon, is the mastermind of the terrorist cells which were busted recently.
29 October 2014, 17:25 LBCI: The army arrested Syrian national Shadi Abdul Rahim Shennawi in Wadi el-Zayneh in Chouf and his computer contained instructions for making hand grenades and logs of communication with terrorist groups.
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