Miqati Holds New Meeting with Aoun in Baabda
Prime Minister-designate Najib Miqati was meeting with President Michel Aoun in Baabda on Thursday afternoon.
The meeting aims to continue the discussions over the line-up of the new government.
TV networks said that Miqati will not make a statement after the meeting.
After talks with Aoun on Wednesday, Miqati announced that he submitted to the President his suggestions regarding the cabinet line-up and that he “sensed acceptance from his side.”
“I took his remarks into consideration and I hope we will see a government soon,” the PM-designate added.
Miqati had also met with Aoun on Tuesday to brief him on the outcome of his nonbinding consultations with the parliamentary blocs regarding the new government.
He has pledged to hold continuous meetings with the President in order to speed up the formation of the new government.