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Sep 19

 Shamsi after visiting Shaar: Everyone should support Hariri to form new government

Shamsi after visiting Shaar: Everyone should support Hariri to form new government

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Lebanon, Dr Hamad Al-Shamsi, on Tuesday urged all sides to support Prime Minister-designate, Saad Hariri, to form new government capable of ensuring the country's stability and economic rise.


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Sep 19

 Lebanon: United ‘Christian Front’ in the Works to Confront FPM’s Autocracy

Lebanon: United ‘Christian Front’ in the Works to Confront FPM’s Autocracy

The cabinet formation deadlock in Lebanon entered on Monday is highlighting lingering political disputes among rival Christian political forces, which have been targeted by the Free Patriotic Movement (FPM) and its leader, caretaker Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil.

Various rival"...

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Sep 19

 House committee and Riachy to hold media conference at Parliament to tackle sector affairs: Hajj Hassan

House committee and Riachy to hold media conference at Parliament to tackle sector affairs: Hajj Hassan

The Media and Telecommunications House committee convened at the Parliament on Tuesday, under the chairmanship of MP Hussein Hajjj Hassan, in presence of Caretaker Minister of Information, Melhem Riachy.


Speaking to reporters afterwards, Hajj Hassan indicated that the"...

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Sep 19

 Abi Khalil partakes in 'Gastech 2018' Conference in Barcelona

Abi Khalil partakes in 'Gastech 2018' Conference in Barcelona

Caretaker Energy and Water Minister, Cesar Abi Khalil, assured that the Lebanese State seeks through its petroleum resources' management strategy to improve the rules of accountability and ensure the rights of future generations in these resources.


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Sep 19

Lebanon FM calls for diaspora to claim their Lebanese nationality

Lebanon FM calls for diaspora to claim their Lebanese nationality

Lebanon Caretaker Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil and Free Patriotic Movement chief Saturday called on members of the Lebanese diaspora to claim their Lebanese citizenship as a way to “preserve Lebanon,” in comments made at the third Lebanese Diaspora Energy North America conference,"...

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Sep 18

Pakistan’s ambassador-designate presents credentials to President of Lebanon

Pakistan’s ambassador-designate presents credentials to President of Lebanon

Ambassador-designate of Pakistan, Najeeb Durrani presented his credentials to President Michel Aoun of Lebanon in an elegant ceremony held in Beirut on September 13.
According to a message received here from Beirut on Monday, the ambassador conveyed the greetings from President of"...

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Sep 18

 Bassil from Montreal hails 'Greater Lebanon'

Bassil from Montreal hails 'Greater Lebanon'

The third Lebanese Diaspora Energy Conference for North America, which had been held in Montreal, winded up its final session with a speech by Caretaker Foreign Minister, Gebran Bassil, who said that the conference had opened new horizons 'based on young people's potential in the"...

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Sep 17

 LF Shows 'Flexibility' as PSP Says Won't 'Eliminate' Itself

LF Shows 'Flexibility' as PSP Says Won't 'Eliminate' Itself

Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri does not have a “new Cabinet line-up” but is rather trying to capitalize on the previous format that he has presented to President Michel Aoun, sources close to Hariri said.

“The"...

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Sep 17

 Al-Rahi Urges Formation of 'Neutral, Emergency Govt.'

Al-Rahi Urges Formation of 'Neutral, Emergency Govt.'

Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rahi on Sunday called for the formation of what he called a “neutral emergency government” that would “begin building national unity.”

“We urge the President"...

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Sep 17

 Rahi calls for speeding up cabinet formation

Rahi calls for speeding up cabinet formation

Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Beshara Boutros Rahi called Sunday on President of the Republic Michel Aoun and Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri to speed-up the formation of a new government for the sake of the country.


'It's unacceptable to leave the country"...

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