Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri snubbed on Friday former foreign minister Gebran Bassil and the Free Patriotic Movement, drawing attention to the fall of the political settlement with Aoun that led to Michel Aoun's election in 2016.
Free Patriotic Movement (FPM)
Former President Amine Gemayel deemed the Free Patriotic Movement demonstration in Metn’s Beckfaya as prejudiced, pernicious, baseless and unfounded, as confrontations erupted between supporters of the FPM and the Kataeb Party on Tuesday evening.
Two bodyguards working for State Minister for Refugee Affairs, Saleh Al-Gharib, died Sunday in an armed clash with Progressive Socialist Party (PSP) supporters in Aley. Another bodyguard is still in a critical condition.