Back In Lebanon, Former PM Hariri Calls For President To Be Elected

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August 08, 2014 AT 11:03 AM
Former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, back in Lebanon after over three years in self-imposed exile, on Friday called on lawmakers to elect a president to help ensure the stability of the country. According to remarks published by his office in Arabic, Hariri told a meeting of officials from his political bloc, "Electing the president is everyone's responsibility. It is not true that it is a responsibility borne by Saad al-Hairi alone.