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Events Of The Month

July 2 Speaker Nabih Berri adjourns Parliament session due to lack of quorum amid a heated political and constitutional debate on whether or not Parliament has right to legislation under a resigned government. Caretaker PM Najib Mikati arrives in Parliament to impart to Speaker Nabih Berri the...

August sealed in red: Explosions and bloodshed

September 2 Civil society bodies meet in Beiteddine Palace in memory of the declaration of Greater Lebanon. MP Bahiya Hariri attends and donates her governmental salary of LBP 525 282 000 for the past four years to a fund that will assist in development and humanitarian work. President Suleiman...

Displaced Breeh residents to return home

March 1 “The dweller of the Baabda Palace can no longer distinguish between gold and wood,” says Hezbollah in response to the statement made previously by President Michel Suleiman, who hits back by urging full recognition of the National Dialogue resolutions. Speaker Nabih Berri reiterates...

October 2 Families of the survivors and the deceased in the Indonesian boat tragedy block roads in Tripoli and Akkar demanding the return of the bodies, the release of the arrested and the dispatching of an official delegation headed by State Minister Omar Karami to Indonesia in order to find a...

January 1 The Lebanese Army Intelligence arrests Majed Al-Majed, the Saudi Commander of the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, which claimed responsibility for the Iranian Embassy attack. Sources reveal that the arrest had occurred Friday, 28th of December, 2013.

November 2 The United Nations and the Arab League Special Envoy to Syria, al-Akhdar al-Ibrahimi arrives in Lebanon and holds separate meetings with the President of the Republic, the Premier and the Speaker of Parliament. All three reiterate that Lebanon must participate in the Geneva II...

February 2, 2013

February 1 A suicide bomber blows himself up in a Grand Cherokee Jeep near a petrol station in Hermel, leaving 4 dead and 27 injured. The An-Nusra Front claims responsibility for the attack and the residents of Hermel condemn the explosion. 1 dead and 2 injured in an armed clash between two...