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24 May 2016, 20:32 National News Agency: Heavy gunfire accompanied the burial of Hussein al-Hujeiri in the town of Arsal.
24 May 2016, 20:05 Islamist cleric Mustafa al-Hujeiri called on the government, Hizbullah, AMAL and the MPs to address the killing of Hussein al-Hujeiri, saying "some people are committing murders in public and moving in armed convoys."
24 May 2016, 20:02 LBCI: The road has been reopened outside the Interior Ministry.
24 May 2016, 19:48 LBCI: Demonstrators blocked the road outside the Interior Ministry in protest at "arms proliferation, stray bullets and the lack of accountability."
24 May 2016, 17:22 MTV: The army is dismantling a bomb that was placed in the car of Munir al-Maqdah's son in Wadi al-Zayneh near Sidon.
24 May 2016, 17:08 Bassil: We assessed the municipal polls and we are pleased with them. We hope the polls will be crowned with parliamentary ones.
24 May 2016, 17:08 Bassil: We stress our constant support for the Orthodox Gathering law, which has not been given a chance by officials.
24 May 2016, 17:07 Bassil: We congratulate Amal Abou Zeid on his victory in the Jezzine by-elections.
24 May 2016, 17:07 FM Jebran Bassil after Change and Reform bloc's weekly statement: We hope that on the occasion of Liberation and Resistance Day that Lebanon would be rid of terrorism.
24 May 2016, 17:01 Al-Mustaqbal movement condemned the killing of Abou Taqiyeh's nephew, urging the government and the political and religious leaders to intervene to foil strife.
24 May 2016, 16:37 MTV said one of its crews fell into an “armed ambush” set up by members of the Tlais, Mazloum and Ismail families in Bekaa's Hizzine and that its cameraman Joseph Nicolas was beaten up.
24 May 2016, 14:13 U.S. Ambassador Richard Jones described from the Center House Speaker Nabih Berri's proposal to end the deadlock as interesting, saying all sides should take it into consideration.
24 May 2016, 13:43 VDL (93.3): The army carried out raids and searched houses in Baalbek and arrested Hussein Tleis.
24 May 2016, 13:38 VDL (100.5): The army deployed in Baalbek following the murder of Mohammed al-Hujeiri.
24 May 2016, 13:27 VDL (93.3): Tension spiked and armed men spread in Arsal after the murder of Mohammed al-Hujeiri.
24 May 2016, 13:24 VDL (100.5): Heavy fire is being heard in al-Sharawneh area in Baalbek.
24 May 2016, 12:36 VDL (100.5): Juan Hbeish was elected Jounieh municipal chief and Roger Odeimeh was elected as his deputy.
24 May 2016, 12:23 VDL (93.3): The dead body of Mohammed al-Hujeiri who was kidnapped Tuesday was found in a cemetery north of Baalbek.
24 May 2016, 10:46 VDL (93.3): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in Istanbul in the presence of Education Minister Elias Abou Saab.
24 May 2016, 09:29 ISF arrested 70 individuals for committing various crimes throughout Lebanon.
24 May 2016, 09:24 Army Commander Jean Qahwaji to LBCI: On the 16th anniversary of Resistance and Liberation Day I renew the army's commitment to uncover the fate of their kidnapped fellow soldiers.