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22 September 2020, 19:14 Hariri: I've decided to help PM-designate Adib find an exit through naming an independent finance minister from the Shiite sect who would be chosen by him.
22 September 2020, 19:05 National News Agency: An Israeli military drill is behind the blast sounds that were heard in the border region.
22 September 2020, 18:34 Al-Jadeed: Aoun's initiative will be met by a statement that will be issued by Hariri shortly in a bid to find a solution and rescue the country.
22 September 2020, 18:32 VDL (93.3): The heavy gunfire in al-Zoaiteriyeh-Fanar broke out between two families over an elopement issue.
22 September 2020, 18:27 Al-Jadeed: The Lebanese Army and security agencies have deployed at the blast site in Ain Qana.
22 September 2020, 18:27 Al-Jadeed: A few people were injured in the Ain Qana blast and only one was transported to hospital.
22 September 2020, 18:25 MTV: Heavy gunfire has been heard in the Fanar-Zoaiteriyeh area.
22 September 2020, 18:17 Al-Jadeed: The coming hours will witness a reactivation of the French initiative in a bid to reach a breakthrough in the cabinet formation crisis.
22 September 2020, 18:12 The Lebanese Army said an army force arrived at the Ain Qana explosion site immediately after the incident and has since launched an investigation.
22 September 2020, 17:16 National News Agency: The blast in Ain Qana coincided with intensive overflight by Israel's warplanes and drones.
22 September 2020, 17:04 AFP: A "military source" close to Hizbullah has described the Ain Qana blast as an accident.
22 September 2020, 16:59 Hizbullah source to An-Nahar: What exploded in Ain Qana was a center for collecting landmines from the remnants of the July War.
22 September 2020, 16:58 Hizbullah source to An-Nahar: Reports that a senior Hizbullah leader was targeted are baseless.
22 September 2020, 16:27 Reports quoting security source: The south Lebanon blast occurred at a Hizbullah arms depot due to a technical malfunction.
22 September 2020, 16:16 MTV: The blast in Ain Qana caused major destruction, damaging buildings and burning some cars.
22 September 2020, 16:01 Pro-Hizbullah journalist Salem Zahran: The Ain Qana fire resulted from an arms depot blast and no casualties were recorded.
22 September 2020, 16:00 Al-Jadeed citing reports: The blast in Ain Qana ripped through a house belonging to Hizbullah and the party has cordoned off the area.
22 September 2020, 15:57 Al-Jadeed: The Ain Qana blast certainly did not result from a gas station explosion and any security incident cannot be confirmed until the moment.
22 September 2020, 15:48 Lebanese Red Cross chief to LBCI: An ambulance has headed to a gas station in Ain Qana and there are no casualties according to preliminary reports.
22 September 2020, 15:48 Al-Arabiya's Al-Hadath TV quoting unnamed sources: The blast in Ain Qana ripped through a "Hizbullah post."
22 September 2020, 15:44 VDL (93.3): A blast was heard in the Ouzai area and a blaze engulfed a paints factory.
22 September 2020, 15:43 Al-Jadeed: Casualties were recorded in the Ain Qana blast, according to preliminary reports.
22 September 2020, 15:36 A blast went off near a gas station in the outskirts of the southern town of Ain Qana amid reports of a blaze.
22 September 2020, 12:29 NNA: Aoun presided a meeting to discuss a compulsory cash reserve at the Banque du Liban.
22 September 2020, 10:26 Aoun at the UN 75th anniversary: We call on the world to help Lebanon secure the safe return of displaced Syrians to their homeland.
21 September 2020, 20:17 PSP chief Jumblat to MTV: I tell Iran and its representatives that they are blocking the last chance to save the country and Adib must communicate with the parties.
21 September 2020, 19:31 Lebanon recorded 684 coronavirus cases and 10 deaths over the past 24 hours.