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24 May 2018, 20:57 VDL (93.3): Israeli warplanes are flying heavily at medium altitude over Mount Lebanon's regions.
24 May 2018, 17:35 Hariri from Baabda: The new Cabinet will have to preserve national accord, the dissociation policy and our international ties, in addition to addressing the refugee crisis.
24 May 2018, 17:28 Berri from Baabda: The consultations for the formation of an expanded national unity cabinet will kick off on Monday.
24 May 2018, 17:17 PM-designate Saad Hariri has arrived at the Baabda Palace.
24 May 2018, 17:06 Saad Hariri has been officially tasked with forming a new government after he garnered 111 votes in the parliamentary consultations, the Presidency said.
24 May 2018, 16:59 The Development and Liberation bloc has nominated caretaker PM Saad Hariri for the premiership.
24 May 2018, 16:26 MP Paula Yacoubian: I have not nominated anyone for the premiership and I explained to the president that we will practice constructive opposition.
24 May 2018, 16:17 MP Adnan Traboulsi has nominated Hariri for the premiership.
24 May 2018, 15:47 MP Jamil al-Sayyed said he did not nominate anyone for the premiership.
24 May 2018, 15:38 MP Osama Saad: I have not nominated PM Hariri because I'm opposed to his policies.
24 May 2018, 15:16 Kataeb chief Gemayel from Baabda: We will give a chance to Hariri and the country and we have objections against a performance, not certain individuals.
24 May 2018, 15:03 The Strong Republic bloc of the Lebanese Forces has nominated Saad Hariri for the premiership in the binding parliamentary consultations.
24 May 2018, 12:38 The Democratic Gathering bloc and the Independent Center bloc have named Hariri for a new premiership.
24 May 2018, 12:07 The National Coalition bloc named Hariri for premiership.
24 May 2018, 11:55 Loyalty to the Resistance bloc did not name anyone for the new premiership during consultations with Aoun.
24 May 2018, 11:29 Bassil said the Strong Lebanon coalition has named Hariri for premiership.
24 May 2018, 10:53 Newly elected Deputy Parliament Speaker Ferzli said he named Hariri for premiership.
24 May 2018, 10:41 Former PM Tamam Salam said he named Hariri for premiership.
24 May 2018, 10:26 MP-elect ex-PM Najib Miqati has named PM Saad Hariri for premiership.
24 May 2018, 10:21 Binding parliamentary consultations to name a prime minister are ongoing at Baabda Palace.
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