MP: Jumblatt’s stances are embarrassing, worrying & confusing


An MP from the Democratic Gathering bloc who wanted to remain anonymous told Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Anbaa in an interview published on Monday that the Druze community and the supporters of the Progressive Socialist Party are still rejecting PSP leader MP Walid Jumblatt’s current political positions.

Jumblatt split from the March 14 alliance last year, after which he reconciled with past political rivals, including Hezbollah and Syria. His move was heavily criticized by his PSP supporters and members of the Druze community and many started to compare him to MP Michel Aoun

“Jumblatt’s stances have become embarrassing, worrying and confusing,” the MP said, adding that “even Jumblatt’s MPs told him that the Lebanese Forces still make positive statements about him despite his criticism of the LF.”

The MP also said that Jumblatt will reevaluate his current political positions. Now Lebanon