The Lebanese Army Command announced that two men involved in an inter-clan shootout in the Bekaa region on the 20th of June have been arrested. The shootout was between the Jaafar and al-Jamal clans occured near the Lebanese-Syrian border and resulted in the injuring of one person.
Lebanon heads to general elections for the first time in nine years. This is the first elections to include the 82k expat voters, totaling the total registered voters at 3.6 million. This election also sees a new Electoral system in which voters will vote twice, once for coalitions and once for the candidate.