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Aoun is arguing that extending Kahwagi' s term in the first place was illegal.Conflicting reports emerged stating that MP Michel Aoun was willing to agree on extending President Michel Sleiman's term, with certain conditions, however it turned out that Aoun only sought to change Kahwagi and bring in an alternative.Foreign minister Gebran Bassil handed President Sleiman a letter, stating that the Change and Reform bloc was willing to extend his term for one year, in exchange for appointing Shamel Rukoz as the new army general. However sources say that Bassil told the president that Aoun was opposed to appointing three new members to the Military Council, without appointing a new army general.
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