PSP leader Walid Jumblatt, right, listens as MP Henri Helou speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (The Daily Star/Mahmoud Kheir)
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The next president of Lebanon will not be able to control or eliminate Hezbollah's arms, presidential candidate MP Henri Helou said in remarks published Monday.Besides Helou, Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea, the first to publicly announce his candidacy, gained 48 out of 128 votes against 52 blank ballots cast by most of the March 8 coalition's MPs while one vote went for Kataeb leader Amin Gemayel.Another Parliament session is scheduled in two days to elect a new president.
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