Tonight, on World News
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Berri adjourns the election session till September 28
This morning, House Speaker Nabih Berri adjourned the parliament session meant to elect a president until September 28, because of the lack of quorum with the presence of 41 deputies while at least 86 should have been present.
Geagea warns about the garbage crisis
The Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea warned that his party refuses to remain silent over the country’s trash crisis that has been going on for more than a year emphasizing the urge to take serious measures.
3. Doctor Saleh Al-Shall is kidnapped in Baalbeck
Several four-wheel-drive vehicles and a pickup truck kidnapped medical director Dr. Saleh al-Shall from his property at Ibn Sina hospital, today in the city of Baalbek. An eyewitness said that the vehicles carrying Dr. al-Shall were seen heading to the town of Brital.
4. ISIS kills Three Turkish Soldiers in Syria
Today — in Syria. ISIS militants kills three Turkish soldiers and wounds four in a rocket attack in northern Syria. As Turkey’s cross-border operation started two weeks ago, Turkey aims to create a safe zone extending from Jarablus to Azaz to the west, assured Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim.
5. Apple Finally Launches iPhones 7 and 7 plus
As for fans of technology, the wait is over. Apple just launched its newest iPhones — the 7 and 7 plus — which are waterproof and dust resistant, wireless and containing a dual lens camera. Take a look.