The Lebanese Presidency announced Saturday seizing a huge shipment of hashish in the Port of Sidon Jieh before it was set to be smuggled into Egypt.
He added that he would choose a harmonious work team to conduct the key reforms.
The Lebanese President Michel Aoun accepted Monday the resignation of the cabinet headed by Prime Minister Hasan Diab amid rising public anger over the explosion that took place in Beirut Tuesday leaving more than 200 people dead.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Wednesday ordered urgently sending two planes carrying medical aid to Lebanon, after a deadly blast in the Lebanese capital that reportedly killed at least 100 people and injured at least 4,000 others.
Beirut Governor Marwan Abboud revealed, Wednesday, that the preliminary damages as a result of Beirut’s port blast ranges between $3 to $5 billion.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el Sisi Wednesday offered his condolences to Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun over victims of an explosion that hit a port in Beirut.
Egyptian Ambassador to Beirut Yasser Allawi handed Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun a message from President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the Lebanese Presidency said on Twitter.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Monday that protests gripping the country showed “people’s pain” but he stressed that accusing all politicians of corruption was not fair
According to presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady, Sisi said that Egypt and Lebanon enjoy a very ‘special relations’.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun stressed on Saturday that there is no tolerance with terrorism.
Aoun stressed the necessity of taking measures needed to uncover the circumstances of the terrorist attack that targeted Tripoli.
Aoun said a solution would be found to a political row that is blocking the formation of a new national unity government.
A new Lebanese government will be formed within a week to ten days because the country's economic troubles can no longer allow for any more delay.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun said Lebanon is set to "heal the economy" and combat corruption once it forms a new government, the Daily Star reported.
President Michel Aoun on Thursday designated Saad al-Hariri to be Lebanon's next prime minister and asked him to form a new government
Lebanese expatriates have cast votes in the parliamentary election on Friday for the first time with new amendments to the election law.
President Michel Aoun said talks were underway "to prevent Israeli greed" amid disputes over a border wall, an offshore energy block in disputed waters.
American President Donald Trump’s decision to move US Embassy to Jerusalem broke out a global controversy, a call considered by numerous leaders as a breach against international laws and norms
Lebanon's President said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision was dangerous and threatened the credibility of the United States
Saad al-Hariri and his government seem to be on high alert while waiting for the results of the political dialogue.