An agreement seems to have been reached to allow the formation of the new government. The agreement confirms Hezbollah’s victory. Lebanese forces have declared themselves ready to join the government of national unity formed by Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri. He was appointed to form the new government in May 2018. The rivalry between the Lebanese…

Lebanon will have a new government within “seven to ten days”. This was assured by Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who said that the current state of the economy “cannot withstand further delays”. Since the parliamentary elections last May, Lebanese political forces have stalled in the negotiations for the composition of the new executive. “The economic…

The “Patriotic Bloc”, led by Zghorta MP Tony Frangié, said Saturday that the Meerab agreement, sealed in 2016 between the Lebanese Forces of Samir Geagea and the Free Patriotic Movement founded by President Michel Aoun, “undermines the Constitution” and constitutes a “futile attempt” to eliminate the other formations. In a statement issued at the end…

The Amal movement and the Free Patriotic Movement called for calm on Thursday 2 February 2018 after the serious incidents between supporters of both political parties in Hadath (Baabda caza), the previous night. In the context of the crisis following the leak of a video in which the head of the CPL and Minister of…