File - Hezbollah deputy leader Sheikh Naim Qassem.(The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)
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Hezbollah official Sheikh Naim Qassem Tuesday urged his rivals to avoid chicanery in drafting the Cabinet's policy statement, saying any such attempt would be futile as the resistance is now a "Lebanese reality".The March 14 coalition insists that the clause dealing with the resistance, known as the "Army, people and resistance" formula, should be dropped in favor of one that clearly places the resistance under the authority of the state.The clause relating to the resistance represents the remaining hurdle for ministers drafting the policy statement.
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