MP Salim Aoun pushes for concessions to facilitate birth of government
Strong Lebanon" Parliamentary bloc MP, Salim Aoun, on Friday stepped up calls for more concessions to facilitate the birth of the lengthily awaited cabinet, stressing the importance of resolving urgent issues, including those of Syrian refugees and the deteriorating economic situation.
However, the lawmaker echoed a bout of optimism concerning cabinet formation progress.
"This optimism is based on serious data recently disclosed by President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, and the commitment of Prime Minister designate, Saad Hariri, to the presidential compromise," Aoun told the Voice of Lebanon radio station.
Source: National News Agency