MP Walid Jumblatt, left, and former Prime Minister Saad Hariri are seen in this Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 file photo. (The Daily Star/File)
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Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt flew to Paris Tuesday for talks with former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, with party officials hinting that the Druze leader will push MP Henry Helou as a consensus candidate for the presidency.PSP MP Alaeddine Tirro signaled that Jumblatt would press ahead in promoting Helou as a consensus candidate. Abu Faour, also a senior PSP official, recently met Hariri in Morocco to prepare for talks between Jumblatt and the head of the Future Movement.Future bloc MP Jamal Jarrah said the Paris talks would focus on finding a way out of the presidential deadlock.
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