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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

Lebanon PM Saad Hariri: Saudi trip was to consult on country's future

Hariri's tweet on Friday came hours before he was expected in France two weeks after his surprise resignation in Saudi Arabia.

published on : 18th November 2017

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

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri was expected to fly to France from Saudi Arabia on Friday.

published on : 18th November 2017

Saudi Arabia crown prince's anti-corruption campaign brings hope to Lebanon businessmen

The crackdown that targeted 11 princes, 38 officials and military officers is being observed by Lebanon-based businessmen who lost enterprises through dealings with members of Saudi's royal family.

published on : 17th November 2017

Can France's 'peacemaker' Emmanuel Macron bring Lebanon back from the brink?

The French President's invitation to Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is part of his strategy to reassert French influence in the Middle East, while the US under Trump is seen as unpredictable.

published on : 17th November 2017

An uncertain future: Lebanon Prime Minister Saad Hariri lives in fear of assassination, like father

Saad Hariri, In his resignation speech from Riyadh, cited fears for his life as one reason for stepping down, in addition to blaming what he called meddling in Lebanon by Iran and Hezbollah.

published on : 17th November 2017

Lebanon's PM Saad Hariri meets French foreign minister in Riyadh

The meeting came after Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said that Hariri had accepted an invitation to visit France for talks with President Emmanuel Macron.

published on : 16th November 2017
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