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Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urges politicians to form government

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Lebanon's top Christian cleric urged politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government. This would allow authorities to prepare for presidential elections due before the end of October. Najib Mikati was nominated premier for a fourth time on Thursday after securing the support of 54 of the parliament's 128 lawmakers.
2 months ago·Beirut, Lebanon

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Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urges politicians to form government

By Laila Bassam BEIRUT - Lebanon's top Christian cleric urged fractious politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government to allow authorities to prepare for presidential elections due before the end of October. Lebanon's Najib Mikati was nominated premier for a fourth time on Thursday after securing the support of 54 of parliament's 128 lawmakers, including the

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Lebanon's Top Christian Cleric Urges Politicians To Form Government

Lebanon's top Christian cleric urged fractious politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government to allow authorities to prepare for presidential elections due before the end of October.

2 months ago·United States
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National Post

Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urges politicians to form government

BEIRUT -- Lebanon's top Christian cleric urged fractious politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government to allow authorities to prepare for presidential elections due before the end of October. Read More

2 months ago·Canada
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Arab News

Lebanese politicians urged to form government

BEIRUT: Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urged fractious politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government to allow authorities to prepare for presidential elections due before the end of October. Lebanon’s Najib Mikati was nominated premier for a fourth time on Thursday after securing the support of 54 of parliament’s 128 lawmakers, including the Iran-backed Hezbollah, in consultations convened by President Michel Aoun.

2 months ago·Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Al Arabiya

Patriarch Al-Rai, Lebanon’s top Christian cleric, urges politicians to form govt.

Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urged fractious politicians on Sunday to speed up the formation of a government to allow authorities to prepare for

2 months ago·Saudi Arabia
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Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urges politicians to form government

'We call on all parties to cooperate with the premier designate,' says Patriarch Bechara Boutros Al-Rai - Click the link for more details.

2 months ago
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