Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hassan addressing reporters ahead of a Cabinet session at the Grand Serail, Thursday, February 25, 2016. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Lebanon's Cabinet Thursday convened in a normal session that briefly tackled the country's diplomatic row with Saudi Arabia, with some ministers refusing to yield to pressure to submit an apology to the Gulf country.Kataeb Economy Minister Alain Hakim, affiliated to the March 14 camp, also echoed Fneish's remarks by saying: "Enough panicking over the Gulf measures".The minister demanded after the session ended that the party which caused the diplomatic rift to rectify the situation, referring to Hezbollah. Salam announced that he would head a ministerial delegation to visit Gulf countries to reassure them of Lebanon's commitment to its Arab identity and Arab agreement.
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