A microphone in the Security Council Stakeout area of the United Nations Headquarters pictured in New York City on July 22, 2016. Yana Paskova/Getty Images/AFP
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The U.N. Security Council on Friday called for Lebanon to fill its presidential vacuum and hold new parliamentary elections as soon as possible for the sake of the country's stability.Lebanon has been without a president since May 2014 when the term of Michel Sleiman ended.Also, Parliament, which was elected in 2009 for a four-year term, cancelled elections in 2013 and again the next year. New elections are set for next year. But despite doubling their terms, lawmakers rarely meet to vote on bills.
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