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09 August 2020, 12:39 Geagea: We're conducting necessary contacts and carrying out intense efforts to secure enough parliament resignations to reach early polls as soon as possible.
09 August 2020, 12:12 MP Neemat Frem has announced his resignation from parliament and called for early elections.
09 August 2020, 11:42 Information Minister Manal Abdul Samad has announced her resignation from Hassan Diab's government.
09 August 2020, 11:24 Patriarch al-Rahi called for an international probe into the Beirut blast and said the government must resign if it cannot revive the country.
08 August 2020, 21:42 The number of demonstrators has significantly decreased in Central Beirut and security forces and army deployed heavily.
08 August 2020, 21:38 Over 230 injured in ongoing clashes in Beirut, Lebanese Red Cross said.
08 August 2020, 21:09 US Embassy in Beirut: We support the Lebanese right for peaceful protests and encourage all involved to refrain from violence.
08 August 2020, 20:46 Health Ministry: 272 new cases of coronavirus registered raising total to 6223.
08 August 2020, 20:44 Protesters are storming the building of Ministry of Energy.
08 August 2020, 20:34 Al-Hadath: French Foreign Ministry said the situation is not clear in Lebanon and we are following up closely on the developments.
08 August 2020, 20:11 Al-Jadeed: Protesters stormed the building of the Association of Banks in Lebanon.
08 August 2020, 20:09 Fire erupts in Beirut Square amid protests.
08 August 2020, 20:06 Al-Jadeed: Protesters have stormed the headquarters of the Association of Banks.
08 August 2020, 19:50 Diab: I'm ready to shoulder responsibility for two months until all parties agree on the next stage and on Monday I'll call on Cabinet to organize early polls.
08 August 2020, 19:47 Video emerges online showing smoke rising from behind Le Gray hotel building.
08 August 2020, 19:44 Protesters are reportedly storming the Ministry of Economy and Trade building in Beirut.
08 August 2020, 19:36 LBCI: One of the security forces was killed in Central Beirut.
08 August 2020, 19:35 LBCI: Fierce clashes between protesters and security forces in Azarieh street.
08 August 2020, 19:27 Parialment Police denied firing at protesters as media reports said a riot policeman was killed in a confrontation with protesters inside the Le Grey Hotel.
08 August 2020, 19:06 Activists and retired servicemen have occupied the Foreign Ministry building in Ashrafieh.
08 August 2020, 18:51 Kataeb: Protesters burnt pictures of President Michel Aoun in the foreign ministry.
08 August 2020, 18:24 Red Cross: 22 were wounded in Beirut protests and taken to the hospital for treatment while 87 were treated on site.
08 August 2020, 18:12 Vdl 93.3: Members of Hizbullah and AMAL movement deployed near Khandaa Ghamie neighborhood.
08 August 2020, 17:47 Al-Hadath: Beirut firefighter teams refuse to spray protesters with water cannons.
08 August 2020, 17:18 Security forces hurled tear gas at stone-throwing prtesters trying to reach the parliament, as thousands of Lebanese poured into Martyr's Square to protest an idle authority.
08 August 2020, 17:14 Lebanese protesters took to the streets of Beitut to protest against the government handling of the blast that ripped Beirut.
08 August 2020, 16:02 Protesters hurled stones at security forces as they try to bring down metal barrier separating them from the parliament building.
08 August 2020, 13:26 Convoys of fuel derivatives from Iraq arrived through the Mansaa crossing to assist Lebanon.
08 August 2020, 13:20 MP Paula Yaacoubian resigns from parliament.
08 August 2020, 13:19 Kataeb chief MP Sami Gemayel and his parliamentary bloc resigned from parliament.