Aoun sets another condition for presidential run

Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun finally decided to forego his former condition of being the only consensus presidential candidate and announced on Wednesday that he will run for the presidential post against Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea, but on condition that they will be the only 2 candidates. But as expected PSP leader […]

Geagea : Aoun should be the last to accuse anyone of lying

Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea on Wednesday blasted Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun for accusing him of lying over the issue of the electoral law. “Aoun is the last person in the Lebanese Republic to accuse anyone about lying,” Geagea said during an interview with Voice of Lebanon radio station.

Geagea says ‘unacceptable’ to re-elect Berri as speaker

Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea told Al-Akhbar newspaper in remarks published on Thursday that Nabih Berri could not remain the speaker of parliament after the upcoming elections. “Despite our respect towards him, we cannot accept Berri as speaker of parliament due to his current political alignment,”

Syria Issues arrest warrants for Lebanese backing rebels

The Syrian judiciary has reportedly issued arrest warrants for Lebanese leaders “on charges of backing and financing armed groups,” Sky News Arabia reported on Monday. In an interview with Hezbollah’s al-Manar television , Damascus’ First Attorney-General Mohammed Marwan al-Loji said yesterday that “the Syrian judicial authorities are preparing arrest warrants for several

MP Harb: Cabinet must hand over telecom data to avert strife

March 14 MP Boutros Harb told the Voice of Lebanon radio station on Saturday that the cabinet must hand over the required telecommunication data to the security forces in order to prevent a strife in Lebanon. “The cabinet is still withholding telecom data; if it wants to avoid strife in the country, it should handle […]