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28 July 2015, 15:08 LBCI: Judge Ali Ibrahim issued a preliminary decision appointing a technical committee on the files of Sukleen and Sukomi.
28 July 2015, 14:24 LBCI: The people who blocked Hamra's Abdul Aziz street are not from the “You Stink” campaign.
28 July 2015, 14:20 The demonstrators blocked Hamra's Abdul Aziz street.
28 July 2015, 13:54 Anti-trash activists reached Beirut's Hamra street.
28 July 2015, 13:30 VDL (100.5): PM Tammam Salam holds a meeting with Ministers Ramzi Jreij, Sejaan Qazzi and Michel Pharaoun at the Grand Serail.
28 July 2015, 13:26 Future TV: Roads in downtown Beirut reopened after anti-trash protesters moved to Hamra street to continue with their demonstration.
28 July 2015, 13:25 VDL(93.3): A group of anti-trash protesters plan to take the demonstration to the Hamra street while others want to end it.
28 July 2015, 13:19 VDL (93.3): The army is carrying out raids in Drous in Baalbek after a member of the Zoaiter family kidnapped a girl and headed towards the Bekaa region.
28 July 2015, 13:06 Al-Jadeed: A Syrian was arrested at a Chadra checkpoint in Akkar on suspicion of belonging to the IS group and he has been handed to the army intelligence.
28 July 2015, 12:46 NNA: A meeting is underway between PM Tammam Salam and Saudi Ambassador Ali Awad Asiri at the Grand Serail.
28 July 2015, 12:33 VDL (100.5): Kataeb chief MP Sami Gemayel is holding talks with Defense Minister Moqbel.
28 July 2015, 12:20 The anti-trash demonstrators blocked the road that leads to Gemmayze near Mohammed al-Amin Mosque.
28 July 2015, 12:18 NNA: Anti-trash protesters arrived at the Environment Ministry demanding the resignation of Minster Mohammed al-Mashnouq.
28 July 2015, 11:59 Nasrallah: We need a wide media and political campaign to remind the public of the truth of the Israeli enemy.
28 July 2015, 11:49 The Lebanese army is shelling the position of gunmen on the outskirts of al-Qaa.
28 July 2015, 11:43 Nasrallah: The developments in the Arab world in the past few years have greatly harmed the resistance's agenda and allowed the Zionist one to score achievements.
28 July 2015, 11:35 Nasrallah: Our goal is to topple the Zionist project and steer it away from our region. Confronting it is based on right, logic, the law, and values.
28 July 2015, 11:35 Nasrallah: Everyone is responsible for confronting the Zionist agenda in all its forms.
28 July 2015, 11:29 VDL (93.3): Defense Minister Samir Moqbel holds a meeting with PM Salam at the Grand Serail.
28 July 2015, 11:29 LBCI: The environment minister said Salam launched the operations room at the Council for Development and Reconstruction. It is now time to work.
28 July 2015, 11:28 Hizbullah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah is making a speech during a conference entitled, “United for Palestine.”
28 July 2015, 11:13 MTV: Unknown assailants kidnapped Syrian Salah Fares while he was near Arsal municipality.
28 July 2015, 11:11 MP Nadim Gemayel to LBCI: A week later following the waste crisis, we decided to move the trash from the streets of Achrafieh to an empty land lot far from residential areas.
28 July 2015, 11:05 VDL (100.5): Anti-trash activists protesting the waste crisis are tossing eggs at the Grand Serail.
28 July 2015, 10:46 VDL (100.5): Sukleen said it is giving priority to collect waste from Beirut's residential neighborhoods.
28 July 2015, 10:40 Harb after meeting Salam: Controversial issues at the cabinet remain pending and there is no serious effort to resolve them.
28 July 2015, 10:16 LBCI: Anti-trash activists tracked dump trucks on Monday night and found out that the trash was being thrown in Beirut River and a parking lot in Sin el-Fil.
28 July 2015, 10:15 VDL (93.3): Ministers Rashid Derbas, Abdul Motleb al-Hennawi arrived at the Grand Serail for consultations with Salam.
28 July 2015, 10:07 VDL (93.3): A meeting is underway between PM Tammam Salam and Telecommunications Minister Butros Harb.
28 July 2015, 09:58 Anti-trash activists blocked the banks road that leads to Riad al-Solh Square in downtown Beirut.
28 July 2015, 09:04 VDL (93.3): PM Salam postponed today's cabinet session.
28 July 2015, 08:53 MP Khaled Zahraman to VDL (100.5): No final decision until now to transport the wastes of Beirut to the Akkar. People of the region refuse to receive the trash of the capital.
28 July 2015, 08:25 ISF arrested 66 people for committing different crimes across Lebanon.
28 July 2015, 08:07 Minister Alice Chabtini to VDL (93.3): Today's cabinet session will be held. I hope that ongoing consultations would stop Salam from taking a resignation decision.
28 July 2015, 08:05 Sidon's municipal chief to VDL (100.5): Residents will not allow waste from Beirut to enter Sidon.
27 July 2015, 22:35 LBCI: Trash collection has resumed in Beirut.
27 July 2015, 22:30 Information obtained by OTV: An exit has been reached to the garbage crisis.
27 July 2015, 20:11 Minister al-Hajj Hassan prior to meeting of waste management ministerial panel: We reached a solution and it's not temporary. It will be discussed today and agreed on and will be followed up through recommendations.
27 July 2015, 19:12 Geagea: The issue of garbage and other problems highlight our viewpoint that a government of contradictions cannot build a country … We have our principled stances in political actions and you have your bargains.
27 July 2015, 19:10 Geagea: Didn't the government take a decision four months ago to address the garbage crisis according to a specific plan? How did we reach this situation today? Who is to blame for the failure to implement the government's plan?
27 July 2015, 18:56 Geagea: What we're witnessing today regarding the issue of waste management is a major scandal that has dangerous repercussions on the environmental, health and social security of the Lebanese, but what's more significant is its impact on confidence in the state.
27 July 2015, 18:54 Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea at LF ceremony: The obstruction of the elections cannot bring us a president, neither strong nor weak.
27 July 2015, 18:54 Geagea: The road to Palestine does not go through the Baabda Palace, but the road to ending marginalization goes exactly through the Baabda Palace.
27 July 2015, 17:10 Gemayel: I am turning to the finance and general prosecutors, Justice Minister, and all concerned officials to uncover all politicians who are exploiting Sukleen and the people to achieve personal gains.
27 July 2015, 17:06 Gemayel: Politicians should not exert pressure on Salam or the people in order to achieve gains.
27 July 2015, 17:06 Gemayel: Three months ago, we had proposed a solution to waste disposal.
27 July 2015, 17:05 Gemayel: Achieving financial gains has become more important than the people's health.
27 July 2015, 17:05 Gemayel: We have come to realize that a mafia is controlling Lebanon and its funds.
27 July 2015, 17:04 Gemayel: Shame on all those who are blackmailing a company or party at the expense of the people for the sake of making money and personal gains.
27 July 2015, 17:03 Gemayel: We do not know what else we can do after proposing a number of practical solutions and doing all we can do.
27 July 2015, 17:02 Kataeb MP Sami Gemayel after party's weekly meeting: We do not understand the delay in resolving the waste disposal crisis.
27 July 2015, 16:59 Beirut MPs urged Salam to dedicate Tuesday's cabinet session to the waste file, demanding that swift solutions be reached.
27 July 2015, 16:58 Beirut MPs: We warn against dumping waste near the airport due to threat it imposes on civil aviation.
27 July 2015, 16:27 Beirut MPs are holding an extraordinary meeting at the parliament to address the garbage crisis.
27 July 2015, 16:21 Ogero: Some 2000 new land telephone lines in Beirut were disrupted due to the burning of distribution stations in the burning of garbage dumpsters in the capital.