Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel on Monday called on the security services to intensify their presence and speedy intervention in Lebanon's northern region Akkar before things become incontrollable, saying that the city is suffering from deprivation and fires.
Gemayel to CNN: Iran Is Totally in Control of Lebanon Through Hezbollah and Everyone behind Beirut Blast Should Be Held Accountable
Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel blamed the current ruling authority for the massive Beirut explosion that has jolted the city’s main port a year ago, holding accountable everyone who knew about the explosive materials at the port. “No one should be above the law whether it is the President, the Prime Minister or anyone in Lebanon,” Gemayel said in an interview with CNN.
Former lawmaker Fares Souaid on Friday deemed the defense of Hezbollah as a national betrayal, stressing that it is not a Lebanese party. “What happened today in Southern Lebanon and Hezbollah claiming responsibility affirms that Hezbollah is not a Lebanese party and defending it is a national betrayal,” Souaid tweeted.