LF leader Samir Geagea speaks during a press conference in Maarab, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (The Daily Star/Aldo Ayoub, HO)
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Geagea also said that Lebanon should close its borders to prevent the infiltration of ISIS fighters via the porous Syrian-Lebanese boundary, blaming Hezbollah for the government's failure to sealing off the frontier.Geagea, one of the March 14 coalition's main figures, sounded pessimistic when talking about the presidential stalemate, saying he would be committing political suicide if he withdrew form the race without a solution.Geagea said the presidential vacuum suited Hezbollah especially after the party's "experience" with former President Michel Sleiman, who repeatedly criticized the group over its involvement in the Syrian conflict.
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