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12 August 2020, 15:29 Sources close to Berri denied to al-Jadeed that the Speaker had told Macron that he was opposed to Nawaf Salam's nomination for the PM post.
12 August 2020, 10:26 NNA: Maronite Patriarch Beshara el-Rahi held talks in Dimane with MP Ibrahim Kanaan.
11 August 2020, 20:13 Lebanon recorded 309 new COVID-19 cases and seven deaths over the past 24 hours.
11 August 2020, 19:38 Jumblat: There should be an "emergency government."
11 August 2020, 19:38 Jumblat after meeting Berri: I don't have a candidate (for the PM post).
11 August 2020, 19:37 Jumblat after meeting Berri: The new government must address the economic situation, reform and Beirut's reconstruction.
11 August 2020, 19:08 Security forces are firing tear gas at protesters near parliament.
11 August 2020, 19:04 Netanyahu: To avoid tragedies like the Beirut port blast, the explosives and missiles stored by Hizbullah must be removed from all inhabited areas in Lebanon.
11 August 2020, 18:51 PSP leader Walid Jumblat has arrived in Ain el-Tineh for talks with Speaker Nabih Berri.
11 August 2020, 18:49 Some protesters are hurling stones towards Nejmeh Square in central Beirut.
11 August 2020, 18:45 Geagea told visiting Egyptian FM Shoukry during phone talks that the LF will keep seeking early parliamentary elections.
11 August 2020, 18:37 Egyptian FM Shoukry is meeting with Hariri at the Center House.
11 August 2020, 18:32 Aoun on Beirut blast: I promise all grieving Lebanese that I won’t rest before unveiling all the facts and the referral to the Judicial Council is a first step.
11 August 2020, 17:44 Citizens are marching in a candlelight vigil from Gemmayze to Mar Mikhail.
11 August 2020, 16:16 President Aoun has signed a decree referring the port blast case to the Judicial Council.
11 August 2020, 16:07 Caretaker Health Minister Hamad Hasan: The death toll from the port blast has surged to 171 while 30 to 40 people remain missing.
11 August 2020, 15:47 Jumblat lauded Egypt's assistance to Lebanon following talks with the visiting Egyptian FM.