Jumblatt: "In this phase that the East is witnessing, no one cares about Lebanon." (The Daily Star/Mahmoud Kheir)
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MP Walid Jumblatt Saturday called for the election of a "compromise candidate" for the presidential post and said the purpose behind ISIS was to destroy Islam and rid the region of its minority groups.Touting Helou as a consensus figure, Jumblatt said the lawmaker was open to all Lebanese parties and sects.In his interview, Jumblatt also spoke about the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS), saying the extremist group targeted not only Lebanon but also Iraq, Kurdistan and Syria.
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