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Hariri opposes presidential vacuum

File - President Michel Sleiman speaks at a ceremony at Baabda Palace on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (The Daily Star/DalatiNohra)

BEIRUT: Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri Friday said his party rejected any presidential void in Lebanon.

“We reject that the only post for a Christian president in the Arab world ... could be left empty,” Hariri said.

“We will only accept a president that represents the national Christian will and rejects all tutelage except the tutelage of the Constitution,” he added.

 

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