President Aoun meets with the French Minister of the Armed Forces, Florence Parly, in the presence of the French Ambassador, Bruno Fuchs, and the accompanying delegation
1 year ago
The amphibious Tonnerre helicopter carrier docked in Beirut this morning
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri: If Lebanon abandons the resistance, it will be abandoning its unity and sovereignty
Death toll from Beirut port explosion rises to 177 -Minister of Health
US official visiting Lebanon says the FBI will join Lebanese and international investigators in the Beirut blast probe
Iran FM Zarif will visit Beirut tomorrow (Nasrallah will also make a speech tomorrow)
French Defense Minister has arrived in Beirut
Lebanese Minister of Health: Extending the state of health emergency in Beirut for a month and beginning to isolate some neighborhoods in the regions, with strictness to home quarantine
President Erdoğan: "We are in Lebanon as a requirement of our eternal and eternal brotherhood. We are not concerned about giving photographs like some people do"
CENTCOM told there is no "actual evidence to support or confirm" the 1st explosion at Beirut port was due to negligence. Western sources told us there were spy crafts in the air, but those did *not* carry out any strike.
World Health Organization: Half of Beirut's hospitals are out of service due to the explosion
The EU Foreign Affairs Council, consisting of the Foreign Ministers of the EU member states, will meet extraordinarily on Friday teleconference. Eastern Mediterranean, Belarus and Lebanon will be discussed at the meeting
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrives in Beirut
Beirut: Tensions in the vicinity of Parliament and security forces firing rubber bullets at the demonstrators to disperse them
1 year ago
Protest in front of the entrance to the House of Representatives in Beirut
Lebanese caretaker health minister Hassan Hamad said "the new official death toll is 171, the number of missing people ranges between 30 and 40. 6,000 others were injured in Tuesday blast. About 1,500 need delicate treatment & 120 of them are still in intensive care"
Netanyahu: In order for an incident similar to the Beirut bombing not to be repeated, Hezbollah must take out the explosive materials and missiles that it stores in Lebanese residential communities
U.S. military gave Lebanon $2 million in emergency aid. Five cargo planes have delivered medical supplies: U.S. embassy Beirut
USAID Administrator John Barsa from Beirut: The American people stand with the Lebanese people
1 year ago
3 Israeli army tanks crossed the border fence (inside Israeli territory) along the Blue Line near Meiss El Jabal and deployed smoke shells during routine activity
1 year ago
Israeli army tanks are leaving the area on the Blue Line, leaving behind a fire caused by the smoke shells
The French Foreign Minister calls for the acceleration of the formation of a Lebanese government that "proves its effectiveness"
Two people were wounded by stray bullets in Tripoli while they were celebrating the government's resignation
As clashes flares for a third night in Beirut, the Lebanese Red Cross says that it has taken 7 people to hospital, treated 38 at the scene
"We're monitoring the situation closely" in Lebanon, says @PressSec. "We are delivering aid to the region."
Ministry of Health: 295 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in Lebanon
Lots of gunfire heard in northern Lebanese city of Tripoli as people celebrate Hassan Diab's resignation tonight
Hassan Diab announces the resignation of his government, due to the Beirut port explosion
After an situational assessment, Israeli army decided to keep the alert level but lift the restrictions on military vehicles riding near the border, also some military police checkpoints will be lifted. All the reinforcements will still remain in their places
Protesters throw stones at security forces at the entrance to Parliament, in the center of the Lebanese capital, Beirut