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26 May 2016, 14:44 VDL (93.3): The Lebanese army arrested Malek Mahmoud Sultan in Arsal for his involvement in terror attacks and assaults against army positions.
26 May 2016, 13:59 LBCI: Inmates in Roumieh prison Bloc B hold a sit-in protesting the death of an inmate, Fadi Akkoush, after sustaining a heart attack.
26 May 2016, 13:10 NNA: Jounieh police arrested a Lebanese national Aa.S. after confessing to the murder of an Indian man in Okaibe.
26 May 2016, 13:05 NNA: Mount Lebanon Police arrested a fugitive in the area of Hazmieh after a long hunt.
26 May 2016, 12:58 MP Ghassan Mkhayber: I submitted a draft law to the parliament stipulating that any one who shoots firearms into the air even with a licensed weapons must be punished.
26 May 2016, 11:49 VDL (93.3): Prime Minister Tammam Salam is holding a meeting with Vice President of Iraq Ayad Allawi.
26 May 2016, 11:30 VDL (100.5): The Interior Minister postponed the municipal and mayoral elections in the town of Tula in Zgharta because of the security tension prevailing in the town.
26 May 2016, 11:27 VDL (93.3): A meeting of the joint committee tasked with studying an electoral draft law kicked off and is chaired by MP Farid Makari
26 May 2016, 11:18 VDL (93.3): PM Tammam Salam is holding talks with U.S. Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs Amos J. Hochstein.
26 May 2016, 09:06 ISF arrested 47 individuals for committing various crimes throughout Lebanon.
25 May 2016, 22:37 Salam: No one has pressured Lebanon to naturalize the refugees.
25 May 2016, 22:13 Salam suggested the election of a president who is not one of the country's top four Maronite leaders.
25 May 2016, 22:01 Salam: Traditionally, the issue of the presidential elections in Lebanon has been linked to foreign influence and no one cares about our country amid the regional and international developments.
25 May 2016, 21:54 Salam: No one was expecting that the presidential vacuum would protract this much.
25 May 2016, 21:53 PM Salam to Tele Liban: The presidential void is paralyzing the legislative authority and affecting the government's performance.
25 May 2016, 19:30 Nasrallah: If you want to elect a new president, you must engage in dialogue and negotiate and you must not turn your back to others and accuse them of obstructing the presidential vote.
25 May 2016, 19:29 Nasrallah: Proportional representation does not eliminate anyone. We are calling for proportional representation but if the term of the current parliament expires, we're with holding the elections under any law.
25 May 2016, 19:27 Nasrallah: What is better? The Shiite duo or unilateralism? Under a law based on proportional representation, a third bloc might emerge from the Shiite regions, while you are rejecting proportional representation because you are insisting on monopolization and unilateralism in your sects and regions.
25 May 2016, 19:25 Nasrallah: We and the AMAL Movement will lose parliamentary seats under a law based on proportional representation and yet we are demanding such a law.
25 May 2016, 19:24 Nasrallah: The new electoral law must ensure the broadest representation and this can only be achieved through proportional representation.
25 May 2016, 19:23 Nasrallah: We do not support the 1960 electoral law and we want to replace it with a modern and correct electoral law.
25 May 2016, 19:21 Nasrallah: Some are relying on the results of some towns to launch delusional hypotheses.
25 May 2016, 19:18 Nasrallah: The results of the municipal polls have confirmed the firmness of the AMAL-Hizbullah alliance.
25 May 2016, 19:05 Nasrallah: The axis of resistance will not be defeated in the ongoing battle in the region. It will emerge victorious and the banner of Palestine will be raised again. The only conflict in the region will be over the Palestinian cause.
25 May 2016, 19:01 Nasrallah to Palestinians: Beware of those who are trying to take advantage of the current ambiguities in the region in order to turn Israel into a friend and ally. Beware and do not count on those who have let you down for 70 years. You won't receive any support or good things from them and your only salvation lies in your unity and perseverance.
25 May 2016, 18:56 Nasrallah: We have land that is still under occupation – the Shebaa Farms, the Kfarshouba Hills and the Ghajar village – and we have captives and missing people whose families are still waiting for them to return. On the legal and ethical level, there is a Lebanese responsibility towards the four Iranian diplomats who were handed over to Israel.
25 May 2016, 18:51 Nasrallah: Let some in Lebanon stop conspiring over and under the table against the resistance, the army and the people, but especially against the resistance.
25 May 2016, 18:49 Nasrallah: Our strength in Lebanon is being targeted and the entire axis of resistance in this nation is being targeted. Some do not want the army to get stronger and they are even taking advantage of individual incidents to practice sectarian incitement in order to tear our people apart. Everyone must be concerned with preserving the elements of strength.
25 May 2016, 18:43 Nasrallah: Some want the Lebanese to forget Israel's barbarity and terrorism and on the Liberation and Resistance Day we must remind of that. We must remind that Israel is the main and real enemy that is seeking to usurp our resources and that it is the biggest threat for our country and the region, although some parties are seeking to turn it into a friend and ally.
25 May 2016, 18:42 Nasrallah: The army-people-resistance equation will remain a source of strength for the country in this era of Arab inaction and global support for Israel.
25 May 2016, 18:34 Nasrallah: The young generation did not live that era or sense the magnitude of the sacrifices that were offered.
25 May 2016, 18:32 Nasrallah: We insist on marking this holiday due to its cultural value more than its political or military value.
25 May 2016, 18:31 Nasrallah: We call on the Lebanese who are still overlooking this day and disregarding its importance to put their partisanship and the political rivalries between us aside and to reevaluates their stance on this great occasion, which we want as an unfading national day in the history of this dear country.
25 May 2016, 18:28 Nasrallah: We call on the Lebanese every year to approach this occasion as a national day par excellence and to deal with this victory as being the victory of them all.
25 May 2016, 18:24 Nasrallah: An alive nation is one that holds onto its history, victories, achievements and the sacrifices of its sons, a nation that prides itself in these achievements and raises its sons and grandsons on this culture and pride.
25 May 2016, 18:20 Hizbullah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah in televised speech marking Liberation and Resistance Day: I greet you on the Liberation and Resistance Day and I will speak about several topics -- this occasion, the municipal vote, the parliamentary polls, and the situation in the region.
25 May 2016, 17:34 National News Agency: The Israeli army has been conducting a drill in the Shebaa Farms since 3:30 pm and the sounds of heavy artillery shelling are echoing across the neighboring liberated villages.
25 May 2016, 15:51 Al-Jadeed: A dispute erupted between residents and Haret Hreik deputy municipal chief Ahmed Hatoum over the fees of private power generators.
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