Lebanese Forces MP Antoine Zahra arrives at the Parliament in Beirut, Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Lebanese Forces MP Antoine Zahra said Parliament will soon endorse a hybrid law for the upcoming 2017 parliamentary elections, local media reported Sunday.Zahra said that the available alternative to the current electoral law is a hybrid law.Lebanese Forces, Progressive Socialist Party and Future Movement had agreed on a hybrid law mixing aspects of a winner-takes-all and proportional voting system.However, PSP head Walid Jumblatt had recently lobbied against the proposed hybrid formula and the proportional law supported by Free Patriotic Movement, Hezbollah and Amal.
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