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27 June 2022, 18:36 Today's round of the non-binding parliamentary consultations has ended and Mikati will deliver a speech after tomorrow's round.
27 June 2022, 18:33 MP Imad al-Hout: We call on PM-designate Mikati to form a mission-oriented government that comprises competent figures, so that it works on the negotiations with the IMF with the highest possible competency.
27 June 2022, 18:06 The al-Ahbash bloc has called for a "real salvation government."
27 June 2022, 17:48 MP Ghassan Skaff after meeting Mikati: We need an emergency government.
27 June 2022, 17:38 MP Michel Mouawad after meeting Mikati: Any reference in the ministerial statement to the army-people-resistance equation would link the fate of the Lebanese state to Hezbollah.
27 June 2022, 17:37 MP Michel Mouawad after meeting Mikati: Continuing with national unity governments would be a continuation of corruption.
27 June 2022, 17:27 Gemayel after Kataeb bloc's meeting with Mikati: We informed Mikati that we're not concerned with taking part in a government that resembles the previous governments.
27 June 2022, 17:25 Sami Gemayel after Kataeb bloc's meeting with Mikati: It is necessary to form a government and it is unacceptable not to form a government in these four months.
27 June 2022, 17:12 MP Tony Franjieh after meeting of Independent National bloc with Mikati: We want a plan that distributes the losses in a fair manner and we might reach a stage in which we don't grant the government our confidence.
27 June 2022, 16:28 National Moderation bloc of Akkar after meeting Mikati: We asked to be represented in the government.
27 June 2022, 16:13 Democratic Gathering bloc: We told PM-designate Najib Mikati that we won't take part in the government but we will help in forming it.
27 June 2022, 15:51 Change MPs after meeting Mikati: We won't take part in any quotas government or a national unity government.
27 June 2022, 15:47 Change MPs after meeting Mikati: We called for forming a small government of independents.
27 June 2022, 15:47 Change MPs after meeting Mikati: We told the PM-designate that he bears responsibility for what has happened.
27 June 2022, 15:23 Hezbollah bloc after meeting Mikati: We did not describe the shape of the government but we stressed that it should be an active government.
27 June 2022, 15:20 Hezbollah bloc after meeting Mikati: We do not put a veto on the participation of these people (rivals) in any new government.
27 June 2022, 15:05 LF's Strong Republic bloc after meeting Mikati: The government should not be a mini-parliament.
27 June 2022, 15:03 LF's Strong Republic bloc after meeting Mikati: We will not take part in the government.
27 June 2022, 15:02 LF's Strong Republic bloc after meeting Mikati: No portfolio should be exclusively allocated to a certain sect or party.
27 June 2022, 14:32 Bou Saab after meeting Mikati: The government can consist of specialists, but they should be named by politicians, and the PM-designate intends to cooperate.
27 June 2022, 14:25 Deputy Speaker Bou Saab after meeting Mikati: I sensed that the PM-designate intends to cooperate with the President.
27 June 2022, 14:21 Deputy Speaker Bou Saab after meeting Mikati: The new government must re-establish normal relations with the Arab countries, the GCC and the international community, and the Kuwaiti initiative must be revived.
27 June 2022, 14:20 Deputy Speaker Bou Saab after meeting Mikati: I asked that the government be formed quickly and for continuing the discussion of the reformist files.
27 June 2022, 14:00 Development and Liberation bloc after meeting Mikati: We must benefit from the time separating us from the presidential juncture and must focus on approving the financial recovery plan.
27 June 2022, 13:59 Development and Liberation bloc after meeting Mikati: Our stance is clear on the need form a government as soon as possible.
27 June 2022, 13:58 PM-designate Mikati met with the Development and Liberation bloc.
27 June 2022, 13:39 PM-designate Mikati is meeting with Speaker Berri.
27 June 2022, 13:33 The non-binding consultations over the structure of the new government have kicked off in parliament.
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