electoral law

Hopes for Electoral Reforms Dashed as Ministerial Committee Holds Last Meeting

The ministerial committee tasked with implementing the electoral law and overseeing the preparations for the polls convened for the last time on Friday, thus ruling out the possibility of introducing any amendments into the new voting system as conflicting stances have dashed hopes for carrying out any of the proposed reforms in the law.

Gemayel Blasts Political Authority: Your Vision of Lebanon Is Different From Ours

Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel on Wednesday sounded the alarm over the policy adopted by the political authority, warning that it has started to rule the country in a dictatorial way. "There is real threat that Lebanon becomes a country ruled by a cartel that is ready to use its power to suppress any opposition," he said in a press conference held in Saifi.