UN concerned over collapse of Lebanon government


UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Michael Williams said in a statement following his meeting on Monday with Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea,that the UN is concerned over the collapse of the national unity government.

Williams voiced the UN’s hope that all parties will work within the framework of the Lebanese constitution, the statement said

“We hope that that crisis will not be prolonged because I think it is in the interest, above all, of the Lebanese people that the crisis is resolved sooner rather than later and that politicians meet their responsibilities.”

Lebanon postponed talks on forming a new government till January 24