The head of the “Lebanese Forces” party, Samir Geagea, announced that “in line with our previous positions, we will not name anyone in binding parliamentary consultations” to choose a candidate for prime minister after Hariri’s apology.
Geagea explained in a press conference that this decision comes “in line with our previous positions and our conviction that it is impossible to reach any reforms as long as the duo, President Michel Aoun-Hezbollah, and their allies hold power.”
He considered that “there is no solution at the present time except by going to early parliamentary elections,” noting that “we are in a social situation that cannot be described, and on the other hand, there is a caretaker government that does not act.”
He added, “There is no blood for the caretaker prime minister, Hassan Diab, and the ministers, as well as the president of the republic.” against the caretaker government, and this is a crime.”
President Aoun called for binding parliamentary consultations on Monday, July 26, after Hariri apologized last week for forming the government, 9 months after he was assigned this task, which came after the resignation of Hassan Diab’s government following the explosion that occurred in the port of Beirut on August 4 of the year. the past.
The Lebanese presidency confirmed that the binding parliamentary consultations will be held on time, in light of intense internal and external contacts to agree on a figure to form the new Lebanese government.
Source: RT + “Newsletter”