Labor Minister Sejaan Azzi speaks to reporters at the Grand Serail, Monday, June 20, 2016. (The Daily Star/Dalati&Nohra, HO)
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Labor Minister Sejaan Azzi Tuesday said he respects the Kataeb Party despite its decision to revoke his membership, emphasizing that his presence in Cabinet represents the remaining legitimate role given to Christians at the state level.Aside from Azzi, there are three other Maronite ministers in Cabinet: Minister for the Displaced Alice Shabtini, Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil, and Culture Minister Raymond Areiji.The Kataeb Political Bureau Monday made a decision to dismiss Azzi once and for all from the party because of the minister's decision to serve as a caretaker minister.
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