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Lebanese Newspapers Headlines for Wednesday 3/9/2014
Wed 03 Sep 2014 at 06:39

Lebanese Newspapers Headlines for Wednesday 3/9/2014

NNA - AN-ANAHAR: Aoun rejects March 14's initiative to elect consensual president Salam to An-nahar: Financial situation critical ASSAFIR: Numbers of "finance ministry" : expenses, electricity d

Enemy reconnaissance plane violates Lebanese airspace
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 09:48

Enemy reconnaissance plane violates Lebanese airspace

NNA - The Lebanese Army Command - Orientation Directorate issued on Tuesday the following statement: "An Israeli reconnaissance plane violated the Lebanese airspace at 6:00 a.m. from above Alma el Sh

Qalamoun seaside road reopened, main highway still blocked
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 04:08

Qalamoun seaside road reopened, main highway still blocked

NNA - The maritime road of Qalamoun was reopened this afternoon after it was blocked in protest at the detention of a soldier from the village in Arsal, National News Agency correspondent reported on

Salameh expects 2% growth, hopes for government initiative to privatize stock market
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 04:41

Salameh expects 2% growth, hopes for government initiative to privatize stock market

NNA - ACI Lebanon on Tuesday hosted a ceremony at Four Seasons hotel in Beirut upon its golden jubilee, under the auspices of Lebanese Central Bank Governor, Riad Salameh, who said that despite the c

Law

Arrest warrants against 7 detainees in Imad Jomaa's file
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 11:42

Arrest warrants against 7 detainees in Imad Jomaa's file

NNA - Military investigative judge Imad El-Zein interrogated on Tuesday seven detainees in the file of detained Imad Jomaa and issued arrest warrants against them, National News Agency correspondent,

Bou Saab: Certificates to be presented 
	starting Saturday
Thu 28 Aug 2014 at 08:30

Bou Saab: Certificates to be presented starting Saturday

NNA - Minister of Education Elias Bou Saab announced on Thursday that students wishing to obtain their certificates for reasons of travel may be heading -- exceptionally -- on Saturday the 30th of Aug

Michel Platini will not run against Sepp Blatter for Fifa presidency
Thu 28 Aug 2014 at 12:39

Michel Platini will not run against Sepp Blatter for Fifa presidency

NNA - Geir Thorsteinsson, the Iceland football association president, said Platini told officials at a closed-door Uefa meeting on Thursday that he will not be a candidate in Fifa’s election in May.

ISIS claims beheading Steven Sotloff
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 08:58

ISIS claims beheading Steven Sotloff

NNA - The Islamic State of Iraq and Al Sham (ISIS) issued a video on Tuesday showing a hooded militant cutting off the head of a second American journalist, according to the Monitoring Service: SITE.

Russia's Lavrov says Kiev move towards NATO aimed at undermining peace
Tue 02 Sep 2014 at 12:19

Russia's Lavrov says Kiev move towards NATO aimed at undermining peace

NNA - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Ukrainian moves to seek NATO membership were aimed at undermining efforts to end the war in the east of the country. Lavrov said las