Saad al-Hariri

Egypt's PM, Lebanese ministers talk boosting cooperation

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 01:43 GMT

Bteish praised Madbouli's latest visit to Lebanon in May to participate in the meetings of the joint supreme committee between the two countries.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Lebanon amid border tensions

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri called Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, to discuss the latest developments in the situation in Lebanon.

Hariri orders taking necessary measures to protect security of Tripoli, uproot terrorism

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 12:57 GMT

Hariri called on the army and Internal Security Forces (ISF) to take all necessary measures to protect the security of Tripoli and its people and uproot terrorism.

Egypt, Lebanon PMs Sign 5 memos, says relations to be enhanced and deepened

Sun, 05 May 2019 - 01:26 GMT

Madbouly affirmed that the Egyptian-Lebanese relations will witness developments during the coming period.

Lebanon announces formation of government

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - 05:56 GMT

Lebanon agreed a new government on Thursday, ending months of wrangling between rival political factions

Lebanese party dials down optimism on government breakthrough

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 - 11:33 GMT

The leader of one of Lebanon's main Christian parties said he didn't want to create "artificial optimism" about a breakthrough in talks over a new government

ANALYSIS-Lebanon hits political logjam after election

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 - 10:57 GMT

Negotiations have run into a knot of complications, notably how Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri can form a government that reflects the result while satisfying Western and Gulf Arab concerns over Hezbollah influence.

Lebanon's president designates Saad al-Hariri as next PM

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 02:24 GMT

President Michel Aoun on Thursday designated Saad al-Hariri to be Lebanon's next prime minister and asked him to form a new government

Lebanon's Hariri PM on track to become PM for third time

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 10:07 GMT

Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri is on track to become prime minister for a third time after winning the backing of a majority of MPs

Lebanon's Hariri wins majority support to be PM

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 09:44 GMT

More than half of Lebanon's MPs nominated Sunni politician Saad al-Hariri as prime minister on Thursday

What Hariris's selfie with MBS tells us about Middle East politics

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 01:29 GMT

A picture is worth a thousand words, and Hariri’s most recent trip to the Kingdom will be remembered through the selfie posted on Twitter on March 2

Hariri lauds investment opportunities in Egypt

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 10:23 GMT

Egypt is a promising market, particularly in the field of communications and IT, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri says.

Hariri says Gulf states not planning measures against Lebanon

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 12:33 GMT

Saad al-Hariri said Arab countries were planning no action against Lebanon after a political crisis last month.

Lebanon's Hariri denounces Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary's visit to border

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 04:55 GMT

The head of an Iran-backed Iraqi Shi‘ite militia has visited Lebanon’s border with Israel accompanied by Hezbollah fighters, a video released on Saturday showed.

Hariri formally revokes his resignation after deal with rival parties

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 12:36 GMT

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri formally revokes his resignation on Tuesday after deal with rival parties.

Lebanon's cabinet to meet for first time since crisis

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 11:17 GMT

Lebanon's cabinet will meet on Tuesday for the first time since the country entered a political crisis.

AL chief, Hariri discuss maintaining stability in Lebanon

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 11:53 GMT

Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit met during his visit to Lebanon with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al Hariri.

Lebanon PM meets separately with Jumblatt, US ambassador

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 10:10 GMT

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al Hariri met on Thursday with top Lebanese Druze politician Walid Jumblatt.

Lebanon’s relations with Arab countries are distinct: Hariri

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 11:21 GMT

Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri stated Thursday that Lebanon’s relations with Arab countries are important and distinct

U.S. welcomes Hariri's return to Lebanon

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 10:10 GMT

The United States welcomes Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri's return to Lebanon, a U.S. State Department official said on Wednesday.