Iranian ambassador to Lebanon Mohammad Fathali at the Grand Serail, Monday, May 18, 2015. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Iranian Ambassador to Lebanon Mohammad Fathali denied Sunday that his country was interfering in the Lebanese presidency crisis, following similar statements made by other foreign officials in recent days.Hezbollah MP Ali Fayyad defended the ambassador's statement, saying Iran was always ready to help Lebanon.While Future Movement leader Saad Hariri supports Frangieh, Hezbollah and the Lebanese Forces back Change and Reform bloc leader Michel Aoun.Lebanon has been without a head of state since the tenure of Michel Sleiman ended in May 2014, the longest presidency vacuum that the country has witnessed.
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