Dialogue is the hot issue in Lebanon

While war is raging  in  neighboring Syria and Iraq, in Lebanon the hot issue is the upcoming dialogue talks between Hezbollah and Future Movement that are  expected to lead to peace between the Shiites and the Sunnis in Lebanon. Almost all the Lebanese politicians from the two rival camps ( M8 and M14) have welcomed the anticipated […]

M8 praises Hariri’s support for dialogue with Hezbollah

March 8 officials praised former Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s support for a dialogue with Hezbollah Friday, with the hope that  the talks between the two rival parties would help defuse the Sunni-Shiite tensions. In an interview with LBCI TV at his Paris residence Thursday night, Hariri said he was serious about a dialogue between his Future Movement […]

MP Hobeish and his father receive death threats

Former Minister Fawzi Hobeish confirmed on Tuesday reports that he and his son Future Movement parliamentary bloc MP Hadi Hubeish received death threats. “Five unknown assailants aboard a BMW X5 model with tainted glass blocked the way off my car near Ghazir junction and asked my driver to convey a message to me and to […]

MP Daher: Mawlawi’s arrest is an insult to PM Mikati

Future bloc MP Khaled al-Daher said on Sunday that the way Lebanese citizen Shadi al-Mawlawi was arrested at Finance Minister Mohammad Safadi’s office was an insult to the premier. “Kidnapping Mawlawi from Safadi’s office is an insult to Prime Minister [Najib] Mikati. Whoever did this was acting in a gang-style manner,” Daher told Future TV