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03 September 2014, 09:18 VDL (93.3): Armed men, some of them masked, appeared near Berqayel in Akkar.
03 September 2014, 09:04 LBCI: The casket of Sergeant Ali al-Sayyed was transported from the military hospital to his town of Fnaideq in Akkar.
03 September 2014, 08:45 MP Yassine Jaber to VDL (100.5): The March 14 alliance should negotiate with FPM chief Aoun a breakthrough regarding the presidential crisis.
03 September 2014, 08:34 MP Ahmed Fatfat to VDL (100.5): There is no specific list on the names of candidates that the March 14 alliance suggests.
03 September 2014, 08:33 VDL (93.3): The Qobbeh Beshmerra road in Akkar was reopened.
03 September 2014, 08:16 ISF detained 52 people for committing various crimes throughout Lebanese territories.
03 September 2014, 08:12 The Lebanese Red Cross: A traffic accident occurred in Barja and ambulances rushed to the site.
03 September 2014, 07:59 MP Atef Majdalani to VDL (93.3): March 14 will start holding talks with the rest of the factions next week to reach a settlement on the presidency.
03 September 2014, 07:54 The families of soldiers and policemen taken captive by jihadists blocked the seaside road of Qobbeh Beshmerra in Akkar with burning tires.
03 September 2014, 07:31 Gasoline and diesel prices dropped by LL200 and Gas prices by LL100.
02 September 2014, 22:16 Akkar MP Khaled Zahraman has been informed that DNA testing has verified that the body handed over to the army is that of slain sergeant Ali al-Sayyed.
02 September 2014, 21:59 OTV: DNA testing has verified that the body is that of martyr sergeant Ali al-Sayyed.
02 September 2014, 21:07 Al-Jadeed: A stun grenade was hurled at a checkpoint manned by (Palestinian) National Security members in the Mieh Mieh camp.
02 September 2014, 20:10 LBCI: The Salman-Hollande meeting will not lead to signing any final agreement over the Lebanese army's weapons due to the absence of the Saudi finance minister.
02 September 2014, 19:47 Mustaqbal bloc: March 14's initiative paves the way for reaching an agreement over the new president and steer Lebanon to the safety shore.
02 September 2014, 19:42 Development and Liberation bloc MP Yassine Jaber to al-Manar: Berri is urging national mobilization because the terrorist threat is against entire Lebanon and all the sources of strength are needed in this confrontation.
02 September 2014, 19:37 Al-Manar: Judge al-Zein charged 6 Lebanese and a Syrian after they confessed to fighting against the army in Arsal, firing mortars and stealing military ammunition.
02 September 2014, 19:35 Informed sources to al-Manar: It is possible to expedite the the trials of Islamist detainees and the delay is not justified.
02 September 2014, 19:32 Informed sources to al-Manar: There is no dossier on which to negotiate with the terrorists.
02 September 2014, 19:20 LBCI: The Customs unit specialized in combating drugs and money laundering seized 160,000 Captagon pills from a warehouse in Beirut's Witwat area.
02 September 2014, 17:10 Jreissati: We seek the election of a president who respects national principles, seeks to build the state, and holds everyone accountable for their actions.
02 September 2014, 17:09 Jreissati: Our state is comprised of figures who seek national interests.
02 September 2014, 17:08 Jreissati: Our concept of the state differs from their's.
02 September 2014, 17:08 Jreissati: What is the state? We have not yet received any answers to this question.
02 September 2014, 17:08 Jreissati: We demand the construction of the state. Our initiative seeks to build the state.
02 September 2014, 17:07 Jreissati: The safe release of the captives, while preserving national dignity should be a main goal.
02 September 2014, 17:07 Jreissati: The state should assume its duties in the negotiations. It should not succumb to blackmail.
02 September 2014, 17:06 Jreissati: We feel for the families of the victims.
02 September 2014, 17:06 Jreissati: There can be no equality between the murderer and the victims.
02 September 2014, 17:05 Jreissati: Any negotiations with extremists should preserve our sovereignty.
02 September 2014, 17:04 Jreissati: We will not take into consideration that does not address our national proposal.
02 September 2014, 17:04 Jreissati: The March 14 alliance's initiative disregards our proposal.
02 September 2014, 17:02 Former Minister Salim Jreissati after Change and Reform bloc's weekly meeting: We reject the initiative that was proposed today and deem it as useless and contradictory of coexistence.
02 September 2014, 16:51 VDL (93.3): Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi returned to Beirut from a trip to Rome.
02 September 2014, 16:46 Mustafa al-Habri was killed and two others wounded in a diesel tank blast that was being repaired in Bar Elias.
02 September 2014, 16:15 Two Syrians were arrested in the southern town of al-Nmeiriyeh with ISIL paraphernalia in their possession.
02 September 2014, 15:24 The Muslim Scholars Committee condemned the beheading of a Lebanese soldier, urging the abductors to "stop such acts that do not serve the Syrian cause or Lebanon's civil peace."
02 September 2014, 15:22 Al-Jadeed: The Baalbek international highway has been blocked by the relatives of captive soldier Ali al-Hajj Hassan.
02 September 2014, 15:12 TMC: A collision between a crane and a car inside the airport tunnel killed a man and left three injured.
02 September 2014, 14:34 UNIFIL Commander Maj. Gen. Luciano Portolano met with Speaker Nabih Berri, reiterating the mission's commitment to its mandated tasks under resolution 1701.
02 September 2014, 13:43 VDL (100.5): PM Salam is holding talks with Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon Inan Ozyildiz.
02 September 2014, 12:45 Adwan: It was compelling for us to open the door for a compromise president to salvage Lebanon.
02 September 2014, 12:42 LF MP George Adwan: We won't make settlements unless there is full agreement among the March 14 alliance's officials.
02 September 2014, 12:41 Saniora: Contacts aimed at reaching a settlement based on the Taef accord starts with the immediate election of a president.
02 September 2014, 12:39 Saniora: March 14 alliance holds onto the candidacy of Geagea but is ready to agree on another candidate who receives the backing of all the Lebanese.
02 September 2014, 12:38 Saniora: Out of our keenness to hold the elections, the March 14 alliance calls for rotation of power.
02 September 2014, 12:38 Saniora from parliament: The failure to elect a president is being accompanied by terrorist activities in the region.
02 September 2014, 12:12 TMC: The Ouzai road was reopened after it was blocked by protesters.
02 September 2014, 12:00 Al-Jadeed: The army raided two buildings housing Syrian refugees at the entrance of al-Qarya town east of Sidon.
02 September 2014, 11:58 Jreij: The numbers showed an increase in the financial deficit.
02 September 2014, 11:57 Jreij: Salam said that the session only discussed the financia situation in the country.
02 September 2014, 11:57 Information Minister Ramzi Jreij: Salam said that security situation in the country is being followed and it will be discussed on Thursday.
02 September 2014, 11:51 The cabinet session ended.
02 September 2014, 11:47 TMC: Demonstrators blocked the Ouzai highway to protest power cuts.
02 September 2014, 11:32 Judge Imad al-Zein issued arrest warrants against 7 detainees who are linked to the case of Imad Jomaa.
02 September 2014, 11:09 MP Antoine Zahra criticized PM Salam for calling for a cabinet session that coincides with the parliament's session.
02 September 2014, 11:08 MPs began arriving at the parliament.
02 September 2014, 11:01 A Syrian boy was killed when the tractor he was driving in the Bekaa area of al-Saqi in Ali al-Nahri overturned.
02 September 2014, 10:45 MP Jamal al-Jarrah to Free Lebanon: Hizbullah brought ISIS to Lebanon. Aoun does not have a chance to reach the presidency.
02 September 2014, 10:34 VDL (93.3): 18 Syrians managed to escape from a warehouse in Shmestar after being held captive in retaliation to the abduction of security personnel in Arsal.
02 September 2014, 10:07 The cabinet convened at the Grand Serail under PM Tammam Salam.
02 September 2014, 10:00 Al-Jadeed: The families of the kidnapped soldiers and policemen held a sit-in on the Baalbek-Hermel highway at the area of Douris.