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22 October 2014, 16:56 LBCI: The relatives of the Arsal captives vowed to indefinitely keep blocking both lanes of the Qalamoun highway.
22 October 2014, 16:53 LBCI: Relatives of the Arsal captives reopened the Qalamoun coastal road.
22 October 2014, 16:33 LBCI: The SCC called for staging a sit-in in front of the Justice Palace on Thursday morning in protest against the assault against Manal Daou.
22 October 2014, 16:20 MTV: A fire erupted in the outskirts of the Akkar town of al-Mhammara near the Tamer gas station and Civil Defense crews are trying to douse it.
22 October 2014, 16:01 Beirut First Examining Magistrate Ghassan Oueidat has started his investigations in the case of the child Celine Rakan by interrogating the detained Ethiopian maid and hearing the testimony of her father.
22 October 2014, 15:58 Internal Security Forces thwarted an attempt to smuggle 500 Benzhexol pills and two grams of hashish hidden in shoes into al-Qobbeh prison in Tripoli.
22 October 2014, 15:37 VDL (93.3): Verbal spats erupted between the families of the captive troops and passersby in al-Qalamoun.
22 October 2014, 15:07 MTV: The families of the Arsal captives blocked the al-Qalamoun coastal road.
22 October 2014, 14:17 The families of servicemen decided to reopen the road.
22 October 2014, 14:16 Abou Faour: If the government neglected the case, then the PSP will stand by the families.
22 October 2014, 14:16 Abou Faour: Negotiations will not end over a short period of time.
22 October 2014, 14:15 Abou Faour: The government probably should reveal more details but we fear leaks to media outlets.
22 October 2014, 14:14 Abou Faour: The families are not outlaws.
22 October 2014, 14:10 Berri to MPs: The parliament should specify that the parliamentary polls would be held after the election of a president if it extend its term.
22 October 2014, 14:03 Minister Abou Faour arrived in Saifi to persuade the families of abducted servicemen to reopen the road.
22 October 2014, 13:34 Abou Faour urged the families of Arsal captives to reopen the Saifi road and head to Riad al-Solh to meet with him.
22 October 2014, 13:16 The families of Arsal captives blocked the road near the Kataeb party HQ in Saifi.
22 October 2014, 13:00 The relatives of abducted servicemen who support escalating measures headed towards Saifi near Kataeb party HQ.
22 October 2014, 12:58 A verbal spat occurred between the families of Arsal captives over the burning of tires near the Grand Serail.
22 October 2014, 12:48 Speaker Nabih Berri heads the weekly parliamentary meeting with MPs that kicked off moments ago.
22 October 2014, 12:27 Public Works Minister Ghazi Zoaiter from the airport: We will take all measures to facilitate the measures taken by the health minister to stop Ebola from reaching Lebanon.
22 October 2014, 12:22 Health Minister Wael Abou Faour said the planes arriving from countries where there is an Ebola outbreak would land in one terminal at Rafik Hariri International Airport.
22 October 2014, 11:46 An Israeli unit combed the area at the banks of Wazzani river.
22 October 2014, 11:43 NNA: A 20-year-old committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling in the town of al-Halousiyeh in Tyre.
22 October 2014, 11:27 VDL (100.5): A robber and police exchanged fire when he was caught red-handed in Jbeil.
22 October 2014, 11:10 LBCI: The army released a person it had arrested in Tripoli's al-Shaarani.
22 October 2014, 11:08 The foreign affairs committee met at the parliament to discuss the issue of Syrian refugees. FM Jebran Bassil attended the meeting.
22 October 2014, 10:47 VDL (93.3): Qobeh prison guards thwarted an attempt to smuggle into the facility 500 captagon pills and 5 grams of hashish.
22 October 2014, 10:30 Future TV: Banners supporting the Islamic State were erected in al-Rama in Wadi Khaled.
22 October 2014, 10:30 VDL (100.5): The Lebanese army raided the Shaarani neighborhood in Tripoli's al-Qobbeh and arrested one person.
22 October 2014, 10:10 Al-Jadeed: The families of Arsal captives blocked al-Qalamoun highway.
22 October 2014, 09:22 A meeting is underway between the Health Minister and a delegation from hospitals that will equip rooms for patients infected with the Ebola virus.
22 October 2014, 09:19 Civil Defense: Firefighters doused a blaze at a housing unit in the Nabatiyeh town of Zafta.
22 October 2014, 09:02 MP Amar Houri to VDL (93.3): We agree with Patriarch al-Rahi that electing a president is a priority. Criticism should be directed at the other party that boycotted the sessions to elect a head of state.
22 October 2014, 08:59 VDL (100.5): A child was killed and three others injured in a car accident in Baalbek's Sharawneh Neighborhood.
22 October 2014, 08:28 MP Assem Araji to VDL (100.5): Security forces should reveal the names of the parties standing behind the abductions.
22 October 2014, 08:06 TMC: Two people were injured in a collision between two cars on the Cornet Shahwan main road overnight.
22 October 2014, 08:06 ISF arrested 68 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
22 October 2014, 07:56 LBCI: Assailants tossed a hand grenade near an army checkpoint on the Beddawi-Mankoubine road in Tripoli. The army and the attackers exchanged fire after the assault.
22 October 2014, 07:50 Gasoline prices dropped by LL800, diesel prices by LL100 and gas prices dropped by LL500.
21 October 2014, 21:59 National News Agency: Flares were detected over the outskirts of Qousaya in the Eastern Mountain Range.
21 October 2014, 21:41 Al-Jadeed: State Security arrested a Syrian who belongs to a terrorist group in Akkar's Khirbet Daoud.
21 October 2014, 21:27 National News Agency: The sounds of a hand grenade explosion and gunshots were heard in Tripoli.
21 October 2014, 21:03 MTV: A hand grenade was hurled at an ISF vehicle in Tripoli as another was thrown at the Bab al-Tabbaneh police station, causing no casualties.
21 October 2014, 20:47 National News Agency: Israeli forces fired 8 flares over the al-Marsad post and Mount Hermon's western heights.
21 October 2014, 20:17 OTV: Khaled and Walid al-Hujeiri, who were abducted from Taalbaya and Masharii al-Qaa, have been freed.
21 October 2014, 20:06 Health Minister Wael Abou Faour to MTV: We have entered a dangerous phase of Sunni-Shiite tension and it's about time these two parties engaged in dialogue in Lebanon.
21 October 2014, 19:59 LBCI: Mufti al-Meis, Nader Hariri, Saniora and Berri are involved in the negotiations over the release of the abductees from the al-Hujeiri family.
21 October 2014, 19:58 LBCI: Mediations in the case of the al-Hujeiri abductees have not reached a happy ending until the moment.
21 October 2014, 19:56 LBCI: Manal Daou intends to file a lawsuit against Fattoush on Wednesday and she did not apologize, according to her lawyer Asaad Ghannam.
21 October 2014, 19:02 Mohammed Hamiyeh's father: Arsal's residents are our brothers and we have nothing to do with the kidnappings.
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.