Saturday, November 27

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Hariri calls for Future movement mobilization on Sunday

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The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri performed the Friday prayer at Abdul Rahman bin Awf Mosque in Ras al-Nabeh, in the presence of Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdel Latif Derian and a number of sheikhs and worshipers.The Director-General of the Islamic Awqaf, Sheikh Mohammed Anis Al-Arwadi, delivered the Friday sermon, stressing the qualities of Premier HaririHariri then headed to Sakiyet al-Janzir, where he was greeted by a large crowd. He addressed them saying:This is a call from the heart of Beirut to all of Lebanon, to all those who love Rafic Hariri, a call from Saad Hariri to the most precious people in Beirut, to my family and to every family in Beirut. On Sunday, the decision is yours, the dignity of Beirut is not for sale. Beirut will vote on Sunday for the Future movemen...

Geagea in front of Hasbaya Marjeyoun delegation: For respecting rules of democratic competition

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Lebanese Forces leader, Samir Geagea, on Thursday underlined the paramount importance of fully respecting the rules of democratic competition, saying the real wealth of Lebanon lies in democracy. Geagea was speaking in the wake of his meeting with a delegation from Hasbaya-Marjayoun District, in the presence of the LF candidate running for the Orthodox seat in said District, Fadi Salameh. Geagea branded the electoral battle in Hasbaya-Marjayoun as fine, given that the area enjoys real pluralism in all aspects, whether at the sectarian, partisan or ideological level. Geagea maintained that the LF upholds a message of coexistence in the district of Hasbaya-Marjeyoun, saying: "We are present in the region to interact and cooperate with all sides for the sake of the district's development, rat...

Mohsen al-Saadoun: Sharing the post of the President and Parliament between Kurds and Sunnis depends on the number of parliamentary seats and agreement between them

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BAGHDAD - Head of the Parliamentary Legal Committee MP for the Kurdistan Alliance Mohsen al-Saadoun said that the sharing of the post of the President and Parliament between the Kurds and Sunnis depends on the number of parliamentary seats and agreement between them.He explained in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / Nina / that the recent election law St. Lego 1.7 amended, contained the same previous mistakes of electoral laws, which contribute to help the large blocs, but it is possible to make changes in the number of seats for those blocks to reduce the number of seats, because of the existence of many indicators to worsen the parliamentary, institutional performance and services provided to citizens, in light of the development of the economic situation of the country in g...

Joint Forces Carry Out A Qualitative Operation Southwest Of Kirkuk

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BAGHDAD, The Popular Mobilization Forces and the Federal Police carried out a qualitative operation to track down Daesh remnants south-west of Kirkuk.A statement issued by the Popular Mobilization stated that "the 11th Brigade forces in the popular mobilization forces and the Federal Police divisions started a four-pronged operation targeted Daesh dens in Al-Odeiba and Al-Sharifiyya in the villages of Hawija (south-west of Kirkuk).He added that "the forces found a number of tunnels and hideouts containing a weapon and ammunitions to Daesh, pointing out that the forces moved based on accurate intelligence information stated the presence of a number of militants of Daesh in the villages adjacent to Hawija.Source: National News Agency

Derian meets Harb over legislative polls

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Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdullatif Derian met, at Dar-al-Fatwa on Monday, with MP Boutros Harb, over an array of local affairs, in top of which the legislative polls. "We discussed the course of the electoral process across Lebanon, and we maintained that sectarian tensions do not contribute to building the country," Harb told reporters following the meeting. "Mufti Derian is keen on principles and on people's commitment to national and democratic ethics," he added. Commenting on the expats' vote, the lawmaker said he expected a higher turnout. "This is not a negative indicator. On the contrary, this is a good thing that must be improved. The next election law will state that the expatriates vote for lawmakers representing them and not for local MPs," he explained.Source: National News Agency

Iraq welcomes the historic meeting that brought together the North and South Korean leaders and hopes to take steps to end conflicts in the world

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BAGHDAD, Iraq welcomed the historic meeting of North and South Korean leaders, hoping the conflicts in the world would end."We welcome the historic meeting that brought together the North and South Korean leaders and resulted in the signing of a peace agreement between the two neighbors," Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmad Mahjoub said in a statement."We hope that the two sides can take steps that contribute to enhancing security and stability on the Korean Peninsula and the world. We are confident that understanding and reconciliation is the basis for establishing peace and we hope that conflicts in the world will end and lead to dialogue that establishes international security," Mahjoub said.Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Mon Jae-en will hold a historic summit on Friday in which bo...