Franjieh the consensus candidate for Interior Ministry?

The process of the government formation has gone back to square one. The most recent cabinet formation proposal involves giving the Interior Ministry to Marada Movement leader and staunch ally of Syria MP Sleiman Franjieh, MTV reported on Saturday night. Aoun’s latest verbal attack on President Michel Suleiman created another obstacle to the government formation […]

Wahab launches another attack against STL

Former minister Wiam Wahab launched another attack against the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) on Sunday. In an interview with NBN TV he said that the March 8 coalition will exert pressure the government if it does not take a stance concerning (STL) and its pending indictment. Wahab a staunch ally of Syria and Hezbollah […]

Wahab: Lebanon must vote in support of Iran

Tawheed Movement leader Wiam Wahab on Tuesday noted that “Lebanon occupies an essential position in the (U.N.) Security Council today, and it must confront any attempt at imposing sanctions on Iran,” adding, “Premier Saad Hariri is being subjected to pressures during his visit to the U.S. regarding this issue.”

Wahhab: Geagea’s statement is positive

Former minister Wiam Wahab, a staunch Syrian ally told NBN television on Sunday that Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea’s support for Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s expected visit to Syria is positive. “Geagea’s statement can be the basis of a new start, especially since there is no project to isolate any party , even the LF,” […]

Najjar criticizes Assad while Hezbollah praises him

Justice Minister Ibrahim Najjar told Voice of Lebanon on Thursday that Syria did not change its policy toward Lebanon or any of its parties. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was clearly biased toward the Resistance during his Wednesday interview with Al-Manar television, said Najjar, adding, “Syria’s regional and strategic choice, similar to Iran’s, is to back […]

Wahab: STL accusing Mughniyeh of killing Hariri

Former minister Wiam Wahab said Thursday told New TV that according to leaked information, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon is accusing slain Hezbollah commander Imad Mughniyeh of involvement in the assassination of Lebanon’s former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri. Last week Wiam Wahab a staunch ally of Syria warned: “A problem could take place in the […]

Hussein: STL will not threaten Lebanon’s security

Minister of State Adnan as-Sayyed Hussein told OTV on Wednesday that the investigations of Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) will not threaten Lebanon’s security. According to Sayyed Hussein, Lebanese-Syrian relations should be normalized and the STL should be able to conduct its work smoothly. President Michel Suleiman’s visit to Syria is possible at any time, […]