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02 July 2015, 10:56 Civil Defense: Firefighters are trying to douse a fire that swept through a wheat field in Bekaa's town of Riyaq.
02 July 2015, 10:54 VDL (100.5): Israeli helicopters hover over the Golan heights and the Shebaa farms.
02 July 2015, 10:30 The cabinet convened at the Grand Serail under PM Tammam Salam.
02 July 2015, 10:26 Minister Jreij expected the cabinet to continue its discussions on the rest of the items on the agenda “because everyone has a goodwill.”
02 July 2015, 10:25 Minister Shehayyeb told reporters at the Grand Serail that he will bring up the issue of the export of agricultural products during the cabinet session.
02 July 2015, 10:24 Minister Fneish ahead of the cabinet session: There is no problem in the government. We will engage in dialogue and then leave.
02 July 2015, 10:13 VDL (100.5): Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi stressed the necessity to address the people's needs and resort to the constitution.
02 July 2015, 10:07 VDL (93.3): The five Koreans arrested in al-Taybe have been transferred to Beirut for investigation on charges of plotting terrorist attacks in North Bekaa.
02 July 2015, 10:02 Nizam Mughit to MTV: The government is no longer hearing us. We want to hear them say where the positive signs that they were talking about are.
02 July 2015, 10:02 Youssef said Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim is awaiting for the final sign from Qatar's envoy. We urge him to act during this holy month.
02 July 2015, 10:01 Hussein Youssef to MTV: After almost one month on the kidnapping of our sons, we decided to become active again.
02 July 2015, 09:59 MP Nabil De Freije to VDL (93.3): We should discuss the cabinet agenda to address the people's interests. No one can impose demands on the Prime Minister.
02 July 2015, 09:54 LBCI: The families of the hostages blocked the Saifi road in Beirut.
02 July 2015, 09:33 MP Khaled Zahraman to VDL (93.3): Politicians should resort to the Constitution because some parties are trying to topple the cabinet's decision.
02 July 2015, 09:22 LBCI: The relatives of one of the so-called Arsal hostages blocked the coastal highway in Naameh.
02 July 2015, 09:21 ISF arrested 52 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
02 July 2015, 08:13 NNA: Rawad Abdullah Shamas was injured in Brital from celebratory gunfire.
01 July 2015, 21:44 Al-Jadeed: Several people were injured in a clash between the Zoaiter and Dandash families in Sahraa Choueifat.
01 July 2015, 21:28 National News Agency: The army fired heavy artillery at militants moving in the outskirts facing the town of al-Fakiha.
01 July 2015, 15:08 LBCI: Education Minister Bou Saab sent a memo to PM Salam on behalf of the Change and Reform bloc, objecting to the cabinet agenda.
01 July 2015, 14:01 The army is shelling the positions of gunmen on the outskirts of Ras Baalbek and al-Qaa.
01 July 2015, 13:57 Berri: Lebanon supports the demarcation of the maritime border under U.N. supervision, according to resolution 1701, and without relinquishing a drop of its water.
01 July 2015, 13:55 MPs quoted Berri as saying that he would call for parliamentary sessions after opening an extraordinary legislative session.
01 July 2015, 13:50 Speaker Nabih Berri is chairing his weekly meeting with lawmakers at Ain el-Tineh.
01 July 2015, 12:52 VDL (100.5): British Ambassador Tom Fletcher met with former Kataeb leader Amin Gemayel in a farewell visit.
01 July 2015, 12:50 The British Ambassador said following talks with Aoun that the UK is backing the army and state institutions against the IS more than any other time, adding officials should think about the nation's interest.
01 July 2015, 12:48 TMC: An individual was injured in a collision between a vehicle and a motorcycle on the Saloumeh road near Sin el-Fil and Dekwaneh.
01 July 2015, 12:08 VDL (93.3): Israeli warplanes overflew Marjayoun, Hasbaya, Rashaya and Arqoub at medium altitude.
01 July 2015, 11:52 Telecom Minister Butros Harb during launch of digital vision for the year 2020: Lebanon is fighting to stay alive, while some of its leaders are too busy with their internal battles for power.
01 July 2015, 11:51 NNA: A Palestinian died after he was injured during the fighting in Ain el-Hilweh two days ago.
01 July 2015, 11:41 VDL (93.3): Prime Minister Tammam Salam met with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel.
01 July 2015, 11:39 ISF: The Intelligence Bureau arrested in al-Beddawi an individual wanted on charges of a killing attempt.
01 July 2015, 11:17 Sayyed Ali Fadlallah urged the Lebanese people “to work together to end sectarian axes and prisons.”
01 July 2015, 11:10 Hussein Youssef to VDL (93.3): The protest of the families of hostages on Thursday is aimed at issuing a warning to the Lebanese authorities. It will only include the Saifi and Naameh roads.
01 July 2015, 11:09 NNA: Israeli warplanes overflew the Bekaa and Baalbek at medium altitude.