LF leader Samir Geagea, left, receives a delegation from Amal movement in Maarab, Friday, March 28, 2014. (The Daily Star/Aldo Ayoub, HO)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Prime Minister Tammam Salam said Friday that Lebanon's stability was essential to hold the presidential election on time, as a committee from Speaker Nabih Berri's bloc met leaders to discuss the polls.The National News Agency said that Salam discussed local developments with Berri, focusing on next week's legislative session along with a number of upcoming events, with the presidential election at the forefront.A three-member committee from Berri's parliamentary bloc met Lebanese Democratic Party leader Talal Arslan and Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea Friday as part of its visits to key Lebanese figures to assess their opinions on appropriate presidential candidates and discuss convening a Parliament session to elect a president.Speaking to reporters after the meeting with Arslan at his Khaldeh residence, MP Ali Osseiran, a member of the committee, said that Berri would determine the appropriate time to call for a Parliament session to elect a new president. Geagea told reporters after the meeting that Berri would call for a Parliament session in light of the committee's deliberations.
U.S. delivery of aircraft to LAF on track: Jones
Frangieh unyielding on presidency
Gemayel throws down gauntlet to FPM
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE