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29 May 2016, 11:47 Mashnouq arrived at the residence of Mufti Shaar.
29 May 2016, 11:35 Rifi: This is the first time that I practice my right to vote after no longer being a member of the military.
29 May 2016, 11:32 Minister Ashraf Rifi cast his vote in the municipal polls in Tripoli.
29 May 2016, 11:31 TMC: Four people were wounded in a collision between a car an a passenger van on the Halba-Qoubaiyat main road.
29 May 2016, 11:30 Voter turnout by 10:00 a.m. reached 4.7 percent in Tripoli, 10.7 percent in al-Koura, 11.4 percent in al-Batroun, 12.7 percent in al-Minieh-Dinnieh, 10.8 percent in Akkar, 8 percent in Bcharre, and 11.4 percent in Zgharta.
29 May 2016, 11:23 Al-Jadeed: The elections have not gotten underway in the majority of Wadi Khaled towns because the heads of the polling stations did not arrive at their destinations.
29 May 2016, 11:03 MP Suleiman Franjieh after casting his vote in Zgharta: The parliamentary polls are political and the municipal ones have development goals.
29 May 2016, 11:00 Interior Ministry: We have so far received 210 complaints linked to the municipal polls.
29 May 2016, 10:47 Former Minister Faisal Karami after casting his vote in Tripoli: The staging of the elections in light of the regional developments reflects positively on Lebanon.
29 May 2016, 10:43 Minister Roni Araiji after casting his vote in Zgharta: The agreement between the Franjieh and Mouawwad families is aimed at easing political tensions.
29 May 2016, 10:42 MTV: Mashnouq arrived at the Tripoli Serail.
29 May 2016, 10:41 MTV: Voter turnout in Qoubaiyat reached 20 percent so far.
29 May 2016, 10:25 Hbeish: Our sole reservation over the other electoral list in Qoubaiyat is that it was formed from outside the town. A victory for our list will be a victory for residents of the town.
29 May 2016, 10:24 MP Hadi Hbeish after casting his vote in Qoubaiyat: I hope that voters will be motivated by municipal interests, not political ones.
29 May 2016, 10:13 FM Jebran Bassil after casting vote in Batroun: We hope that everyone will vote for the list we are backing.
29 May 2016, 10:00 Interior Ministry: Voter turnout in al-Minieh-Dinnieh reached 4.5 percent, 7.5 percent in Akkar, 4.9 percent in Bcharre, and 5 percent in Zgharta.
29 May 2016, 10:00 MP Mohammed Kabbara after casting his vote in Tripoli: There is no purpose for consensus in the city except in achieving growth.
29 May 2016, 09:44 Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq kicked off a tour of the North and Akkar to inspect the municipal elections process.
29 May 2016, 09:44 VDL (93.3): The voter turnout in Qoubaiyat reached 15 percent so far.
29 May 2016, 09:08 Mufti of Tripoli and Akkar Sheikh Malek al-Shaar: We hope that the municipal elections will be followed by presidential and parliamentary ones.
29 May 2016, 07:35 NNA: Shots were fired during an individual dispute over the municipal polls erupted in Bourj al-Arab and the security forces intervened to contain it.
29 May 2016, 07:30 Polling stations opened in the municipal elections in the North and Akkar.