Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk speaks at the Foreign Ministry in Beirut, April 29, 2018. (The Daily Star/Interior Ministry/HO)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The Interior Ministry "has completed 96 percent of preparations" for a historic round of parliamentary elections next week, Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said Sunday during brief remarks as thousands of Lebanese expat voters cast their ballots around the world.The expat vote Sunday went smoothly, said Machnouk, though he acknowledged a handful of "simple errors" that were "immediately dealt with" by election officials.First, around 400 of 6,000 requested Lebanese passports for citizens living abroad did not reach their intended recipients in time for voting Sunday, Machnouk told reporters gathered at the Foreign Ministry.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE