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Berri Resolute to Expedite Council to Try Presidents, Ministers

Speaker Nabih Berri expressed determination to form the Higher Council to try presidents and ministers in order to “hold accountable officials who violate the law,” the Saudi Asharq al-Awsat reported on Saturday.

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French Envoy Meets Hariri, Urges CEDRE Reforms 'within 2 Weeks'

Pierre Duquesne, the French inter-ministerial delegate for the Mediterranean who is in charge of following up on the implementation of the resolutions of the CEDRE conference, held talks Friday with Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Beirut.

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Geagea Says LBCI Ruling against Lebanese who Confronted 'Armed Palestinians'

Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea on Friday criticized anew the ruling that was issued Thursday by Judge Fatima Jouni over the ownership of LBCI television.

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Report: French Envoy Gives Lebanon 2-Month Deadline to Launch Reforms

Pierre Duquesne, the French inter-ministerial delegate for the Mediterranean who is in charge of following up on the implementation of the resolutions of the CEDRE conference, has given Lebanon a two-month deadline to launch a number of reforms, a media report said.

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Saniora: Anyone Setting Up a Mini-State inside the State is Corrupt

Ex-PM Fouad Saniora on Friday described the issue of the “missing” $11 billion as a “farce,” as he announced that those “setting up mini-states inside the state” are the real corrupts, in an apparent jab at Hizbullah.

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Hizbullah Says British Ban is an 'Insult' to Lebanon

Hizbullah on Friday condemned Britain's decision to outlaw its political wing, describing the move as an "insult" to the Lebanese people.

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KSA Hails UK Move on Hizbullah, Urges World to Follow Suit

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday lauded Britain's decision to outlaw Hizbullah's political wing under its anti-terror laws.

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Geagea Slams Ruling on LBCI Ownership as 'Unjust, Political'

Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea on Thursday slammed a judge's ruling on the ownership of LBCI television as “unjust” and “political.”

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Fadlallah Submits Documents on ‘Missing’ State Funds to Public Prosecutor

Hizbullah MP Hassan Fadlallah of the Loyalty to the Resistance parliamentary bloc said he submitted documents to the Public Prosecution Judge Ali Ibrahim that he claims showing missing government funds.

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Hariri Urges 'Governmental Solidarity', Dismisses Claims of Rift with Aoun

Prime Minister Saad Hariri on Thursday stressed the importance of “solidarity” among the government's components as he dismissed reports about a dispute between him and President Michel Aoun.

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