Edgar Maalouf: Tug of war between blocs won't affect government formation

Mon 14 May 2018 at 11:36 Parliamentary Elections

NNA - Newly-elected lawmaker Edgar Maalouf on Monday stressed that the current tug of war between the political and parliamentary blocs will not affect the government's formation process.


Interviewed by Voice of Lebanon (VDL-93.3) radio station, Maalouf said that contacts between the Free Patriotic Movement and the Lebanese Forces were still underway and that meetings with all parties would be held.


As to the election of the House Speaker, Maalouf said the "Strong Lebanon" bloc had not made a decision yet.


===========Rabab Housseiny

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