Following Change and Reform bloc meeting FPM leader MP Michel Aoun defended his Hezbollah allies and said : Haret Hraik blast is being blown out of proportion.
Hezbollah waited for 19 hours before allowing the Lebanese military judge to enter its Dhahiyah stronghold where the explosion took place and this was criticized by the Lebanese majority
Aoun also defended his comparison between the Shiite Ashura and the Christian Good Friday .
“This is Bishop Rahi’s opinion ( to reject the comparison between Good Friday and Ashura), and I think that other bishops had different stances, I think the comparison between Good Friday and Ashura is feasible .
commenting on the municipality elections Aoun said : We want to know if municipal elections will take place on the specified date “