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31 July 2015, 15:21 The army said it raided the house of the fugitive Hisham Daou, who is accused of killing Maj. Rabih Kahil, adding that 18 assault weapons and 17 pistols were seized.
31 July 2015, 14:00 The municipal council of the Kesrouan town of Raashine said it totally rejects to allow the dumping of waste in its territories.
31 July 2015, 13:58 Grand Mufti Daryan telephoned the defense minister and the army chief to congratulate them on Army Day.
31 July 2015, 13:52 Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea to VDL (100.5): The only serious solution to the waste management crisis is to export them abroad.
31 July 2015, 13:39 LBCI: Tarek al-Mallah and his three friends were released on a LL200,000 bail for each.
31 July 2015, 12:15 U.S. Ambassador David Hale visited PM Tammam Salam at the Grand Serail.
31 July 2015, 12:13 TMC: 5 people were injured in a collision between a car and a passenger van on the main road of al-Abbasiyeh in Tyre.
31 July 2015, 11:15 VDL (100.5): The Israeli army is inspecting the alarm system and surveillance cameras installed on the technical fence.
31 July 2015, 11:14 VDL (100.5): An Israeli drone is overflying the Shebaa Farms area and Kfarshouba hills.
31 July 2015, 10:30 The Health Ministry said it opened an investigation into the discovery of a body in the restroom of Sidon's state hospital.
31 July 2015, 10:05 MP Antoine Zahra to Future TV: We will remain without an electoral draft-law if we don't settle issues now.
31 July 2015, 09:59 LBCI: The driver of Minister Rashid Derbas withdrew the lawsuit that he had filed against Tareq al-Mallah.
31 July 2015, 09:17 Gen. Qahwaji in his Order of the Day: Be ready to confront terrorism.
31 July 2015, 08:41 Culture Minister Rony Araiji to VDL (100.5): The government is approaching the edge of extreme danger, but there is a possibility to remedy things before Thursday's cabinet session.
31 July 2015, 08:38 Tourism Minister Michel Pharaon to VDL (100.5): A suggestion to ship the garbage abroad by sea could be put into implementation. Things will crystallize in the next couple of days.
31 July 2015, 08:33 The Beirut Governor told VDL (100.5) that the Karantina landfill will no longer be able to receive more waste. We will move the trash to other locations within Beirut.
31 July 2015, 08:15 ISF arrested 68 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
30 July 2015, 22:04 Kuwait's embassy advised its citizens against traveling to Lebanon, urging those already in the country to be extremely cautious in their movements.
30 July 2015, 20:56 Al-Jadeed: The Ring road has been reopened after it was briefly blocked.
30 July 2015, 20:53 LBCI: The waste management ministerial panel has failed to reach a solution, postponing its discussions to another meeting.
30 July 2015, 20:47 National News Agency: Young men carrying candles and pictures of martyr Major Kahil have blocked the Ring Bridge.
30 July 2015, 19:52 LBCI: Residents of Keserwan's Raashin held a sit-in after the head of the Keserwan municipal union spoke of the possibility of dumping garbage in it.
30 July 2015, 19:26 LBCI: Beirut Municipality endorsed Pharaon's suggestion on sending the garbage abroad, deciding to refer its recommendation to the government.
30 July 2015, 19:24 LBCI: The abductee Khalil Faddoul was freed in a special operation by the ISF Intelligence Bureau's Strike Force.
30 July 2015, 19:22 Health Minister Abou Faour: We have taken a decision to shut down the fish market for 3 or 3 days as a precautionary measure pending a solution to the garbage crisis.
30 July 2015, 18:56 VDL (100.5): Residents in Tripoli felt a minor earthquake around 6:10 pm.
30 July 2015, 18:53 A sit-in is underway outside the Social Affairs Ministry to denounce the arrest of anti-trash activists Tareq Mallah and Firas Bou Zeineddine.
30 July 2015, 16:49 Abou Faour after meeting Berri: We are giving way to calm discussions over the cabinet. We are acting positively and we only oppose constitutional violations.