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Lebanese PM Saad Hariri in Moscow to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin

Riyadh has been a key ally of Hariri for years, but the relationship appeared to falter in late 2017 when Hariri announced his surprise resignation during a trip to the kingdom.

published on : 13th June 2018

Top aides of PM Saad Hariri out after poor showing in Lebanon vote

Three key aides of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri were fired or resigned, his office has revealed, a week after a disastrous showing in the country's first general election in almost a decade. 

published on : 13th May 2018

Lebanon looks to block Israeli frontier wall

President Michel Aoun, Prime Minister Saad Hariri and parliament speaker Nabih Berri pledged because of the tensions mounting over off-shore exploration for oil and gas.

published on : 7th February 2018

Lebanese PM Saad Hariri revokes resignation after consensus deal

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has formally rescinded his resignation following a consensus deal reached with rival political parties.

published on : 5th December 2017

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri says Damascus wants him killed

Hariri, who has made the same accusation in the past, says the regime in Syria was behind the 2005 assassination of his father, former premier Rafiq Hariri.

published on : 30th November 2017

Lebanese PM Saad Hariri assures bankers stability comes first

Hariri stunned Lebanon and the region by resigning on Nov. 4 while in Riyadh, raising fears of market panic and recession.

published on : 23rd November 2017

Lebanon's Hariri tells supporters 'I'm staying with you'

Lebanon's politicians, including some of his staunch adversaries, were uncharacteristically united in calling for his return.

published on : 22nd November 2017

Lebanon PM Hariri says resignation on hold pending talks

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said he had accepted a request by the president to suspend the resignation he announced earlier this month pending consultations.

published on : 22nd November 2017

Lebanon's PM Hariri says he will be in Beirut within days 

Hariri told Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Saturday that he will take part in Independence Day celebrations in Beirut on Wednesday, according to Macron's office.

published on : 19th November 2017

Lebanon PM Saad Hariri confirms he will return to Beirut for Wednesday

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri confirmed he will return to Beirut in time for Independence Day celebrations Wednesday.

published on : 18th November 2017

French President Macron welcomes Lebanon's Hariri to Elysee Palace

Emmanuel Macron welcomed Saad Hariri for talks Saturday, an AFP reporter said, hours after the Lebanese premier arrived from Saudi Arabia in the midst of a political crisis.

published on : 18th November 2017

France, Lebanon and the Hariri family have close ties

France under President Emmanuel Macron has played a leading role in trying to avert a fresh crisis in Lebanon following the surprise resignation of its prime minister Saad Hariri.

published on : 18th November 2017

Saad Hariri will be in Lebanon for Independence Day on Wednesday: President

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who has not returned to Beirut since his surprise resignation two weeks ago, will be home for Independence Day on Wednesday, the president's office said.

published on : 18th November 2017

Lebanon's Hariri arrives in France after Saudi 'hostage' rumours

Hariri is in Paris at the invitation of France's President Emmanuel Macron, who is attempting to help broker a solution to a political crisis.

published on : 18th November 2017

Lebanon's Hariri leaves Riyadh for France after 'Saudi hostage' rumours

Shortly before leaving Riyadh for Paris, Hariri said in a tweet addressed to Gabriel that it was untrue he was being held in Saudi.

published on : 18th November 2017
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