Democratic Gathering Head, MP Walid Jumblatt, said on Friday in the wake of his meeting with Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri that the election of General Aoun and the appointment of Hariri was a positive opportunity for Lebanon.
President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, discussed the latest developments in Syria after Israeli strikes early Saturday with Speaker Nabih Berri and Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who is outside Lebanon, NNA correspondent said. President Aoun also called Defense Minister Yaacoub Sarraf and Lebanese Army chief […]
Russia said Saturday that it had expelled two U.S. diplomats Moscow claimed were working undercover for the CIA in retaliation for Washington’s explusion of two Russians last month. The State Department announced Friday that it had expelled the two Russians on June 17, in response […]
MP Alain Aoun of the Free Patriotic Movement announced Sunday that failure to form a new government before Independence Day, which Lebanon will mark Tuesday, will not be a “setback” for the new presidential tenure, while urging “flexibility” from all parties. “There are essential hurdles […]