electoral law

Maronite Patriarch Says It's Not Enough to Voice Rejection, Stresses Need for Real Action

Maronite Patriarch Bechara al-Rahi Thursday reiterated the urgent need to approve an electoral law as soon as possible, saying that is unacceptable to reach the polls without having a new voting system in effect. “We must prove that Lebanon is really a democratic country,” Al-Rahi said following his meeting with President Michel Aoun in Baabda.