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Rai: Talks with Hezbollah focus on state

January 28, 2012 News

The Daily Star 27/1/2012 BKIRKI, Lebanon: Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai said Thursday the ongoing dialogue between the Maronite Church and Hezbollah focused on the structure of the state and maintaining Lebanon’s neutrality in a turbulent Middle East facing a wave of popular upheavals demanding democratic change. Rai also warned that it would be “shameful” to […]

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Sects entitled to vote for own MPs Ferzli

September 14, 2011 News

The Daily Star 14/9/2011 BEIRUT: The Greek Orthodox Gathering called Tuesday for adopting an electoral law for the 2013 parliamentary elections that enables every sect to elect its MPs and adopts the entirety of Lebanon as one district, in a bid to ensure better representation for the Orthodox community. Speaking during a news conference held […]

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