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21 October 2014, 18:57 Al-Mustaqbal bloc called for "following a single standard in the implementation of security plans in all regions and towards all parties," while urging a "national settlement aimed at electing a consensual president."
21 October 2014, 18:49 VDL (100.5): MP Sami Gemayel held talks in Jeddah with the Saudi crown prince, foreign minister and Hariri.
21 October 2014, 18:07 Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi returned from Rome: The MPs are violating the constitution and are opposing the people's rejection of the extension of parliament's term.
21 October 2014, 18:02 VDL (100.5): A fire broke out in the al-Dam wal Farz area in Mina in Tripoli.
21 October 2014, 17:41 Al-Jadeed: A young man called A. Arafat, of Turkmen origin, died due to the explosion of a shell in Adous plain in Bekaa.
21 October 2014, 17:11 Kanaan: When problems happen, the solution is to resort to elections, and we won't accept that the elections be usurped under various slogans.
21 October 2014, 17:07 Kanaan: We call on the government, parliament and political blocs to shoulder their responsibilities in the issue of refugees and Lebanon cannot withstand humanitarian slogans from now on.
21 October 2014, 17:06 Kanaan: Enough with mistakes and hiding behind slogans that have cost Lebanon a hefty security bill. Where is the seriousness regarding our demands in the issue of refugees?
21 October 2014, 17:05 Kanaan: We are serious more than anyone can imagine regarding respect for the Constitution and rejection of extension. This issue will be discussed with everyone and the stances and measures that we'll take will materialize in the coming days.
21 October 2014, 17:04 Kanaan: The bloc announces that it will resort to all legal measures to reject extension. All democratic measures are on the table.
21 October 2014, 17:03 Kanaan: Confining the presidential vote to the parliamentary polls is a grave and rejected mistake and preparations for parliamentary elections should have started a year and a half ago.
21 October 2014, 17:03 Kanaan: Is it a crime to resort to the people's will? Why isn't this a priority while extension (of the parliament's term) is a priority?
21 October 2014, 17:02 MP Ibrahim Kanaan after weekly meeting of Change and Reform bloc: We are with holding the presidential vote, but it must be preceded by an amendment that allows direct election by the people.
21 October 2014, 16:48 MTV: Residents of Bab al-Tabbaneh are staging a sit-in on Tripoli's Syria Street to demand that their compensations be paid.
21 October 2014, 16:45 Defense Minister Moqbel is meeting with Kataeb chief Amin Gemayel in Bikfaya.
21 October 2014, 16:40 VDL (93.3): A shell exploded in Syria Street in Tripoli's Bab al-Tabbaneh neighborhood.
21 October 2014, 15:41 A personal dispute between two men from the al-Arour family and another from the Abdullah family erupted into gunfire in Tripoli's Bab al-Tabbaneh.
21 October 2014, 15:07 State Commissioner to the Military Court Judge Saqr Saqr charged detainee Ibrahim Bohloq and 5 Syrian fugitives with belonging to a terrorist group.
21 October 2014, 13:41 Saniora after talks with Berri: Extending the term of the parliament is a more pressing issue than the new pay hike.
21 October 2014, 12:07 Civil Defense: Firefighters are dousing a blaze at a 3-story residential building in Adonis.
21 October 2014, 12:04 OTV: Minister Ali Hassan Khalil and Nader Haariri joined a meeting held between Berri, Saniora and Makari.
21 October 2014, 12:03 LBCI: A man from al-Hujeiri family was kidnapped near the eastern town of Riyaq.
21 October 2014, 12:01 Al-Mustaqbal movement leader Saad Hariri's advisor, Nader Hariri, arrived in parliament.
21 October 2014, 11:40 Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil from the parliament: I received the amendments of the defense ministry on the new pay hike.
21 October 2014, 11:39 Al-Jadeed: A meeting is underway between Berri, PM Tammam Salam, and head of the Mustaqbal bloc MP Fouad Saniora at parliament.
21 October 2014, 11:34 Speaker Nabih Berri hoped in remarks to MPs that they would agree on everything including the election of a president.
21 October 2014, 11:32 LBCI: The same members of the parliament's bureau were elected while the legislative committees witnessed amendments.
21 October 2014, 11:31 The parliamentary session on the election of committee members ended.
21 October 2014, 11:11 A parliamentary session went underway at Nijmeh Square.
21 October 2014, 10:34 LBCI: General Security arrested a Syrian, who is suspected of involvement in terrorism, during a raid in al-Dibbiyeh.
21 October 2014, 10:28 PM Tammam Salam held talks with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel.
21 October 2014, 10:18 EDL contract workers burnt tires near the Royal Tower to protest the delay in receiving their salaries.
21 October 2014, 10:06 Hizbullah deputy chief Sheikh Naim Qassem: The Sunnis and Shiites around the world are united.
21 October 2014, 10:05 VDL (100.5): The Hijri New Year holiday will fall on Saturday.
21 October 2014, 09:31 MP Michel Moussa to VDL (93.3): Tuesday's parliamentary session will be a routine to elect the new members of the parliament's bureau and parliamentary committees.
21 October 2014, 09:24 NNA: An Israeli army patrol crossed the technical fence near Wazzani and stayed in the area for 3 hours.
21 October 2014, 09:23 MTV: The army detained several suspected Syrians during raids in the North.
21 October 2014, 09:21 Minister Nabil de Freij to VDL (93.3): Geagea and Sami Gemayel will discuss the local crises with senior Saudi officials.
21 October 2014, 09:14 LF MP Antoine Zahra to Radio Orient: We back the rotation of power and reject an adventure to hit all constitutional institutions.
21 October 2014, 08:55 ISF arrested 86 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
21 October 2014, 08:55 VDL (100.5): Families of the abducted al-Hujeiri men still block the Saadnayel-Taalbaya road near the Omar Ibn al-Khattab mosque.
21 October 2014, 08:29 MP Ali Khreis to VDL (100.5): The extension of parliament's term is bad but it is worse to head towards total vacuum.
21 October 2014, 08:21 VDL (93.): The army is carrying out raids in the area of Behnine.
21 October 2014, 08:01 TMC: A person was injured after a vehicle hit him on Cornich Mazraa road towards Barbir.
20 October 2014, 21:07 LBCI: The ISF Intelligence Bureau arrested in Sidon's al-Zuhour neighborhood the Palestinian Ali Hassan al-Maqdah, who is wanted on multiple arrest warrants.
20 October 2014, 20:33 Al-Jadeed: The army raided Syrian refugee gatherings near the Akkar town of Halba and arrested 3 suspects.
20 October 2014, 19:57 The Lebanese Forces said party leader Samir Geagea left for Saudi Arabia this evening for talks with the kingdom's top officials.