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A diplomatic source told An-Nahar that a follow-up meeting on the presidential election issue took place in Saudi Arabia between former Prime Minister Saad Hariri and Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil.The source said the Free Patriotic Movement was still pushing to convince Hariri to support its leader Michel Aoun as a consensus president. The source said that while Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri cites the FPM as saying progress has been made in this regard, Berri has not heard Hariri speak of any progress. Free Patriotic Movement sources told Al-Akhbar that FPM MPs were not informed of any decision to boycott legislative sessions in the event a new president was not elected by May 25 .
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