Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri, who is currently on a trip outside Lebanon, could extend his stay abroad for another week for a series of unannounced meetings to tackle the Lebanese file, al-Joumhouria daily reported on Monday.
According to sources who were in contact with Hariri before his departure last Wednesday, on the eve of Eid al-Fitr, they said “Hariri will stay abroad for two weeks,” and that “he has a busy program of meetings within the framework of his external contacts in preparation for the post-government formation.”
Lebanon desperately needs a new government to unlock billions of dollars in aid, but bickering politicians have for nine months failed to agree on a line-up.
The government resigned after a huge explosion of ammonium nitrate fertilizer at Beirut’s port in August 2020 killed more than 200 people and ravaged half of the capital.
A Lebanese man who offered to sell his kidney to save his ill wife is the latest symbol of the troubled country’s economic collapse. Khalil Adnan Al Dgheiry offered his kidney for sale in a video posted to his personal Facebook account after his wife, who suffers from...
The state of Ohio on Thursday reported 17,225 new cases of COVID-19 in its weekly dashboard update, up about 1,000 from last week’s new case number. This week’s case total averages to about 2,460 new cases per day over seven days. Cases remain well short of the...
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