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Lebanon can't waste more time on government formation - president


  • World
  • Thursday, 22 Nov 2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Wednesday the country no longer had the luxury of wasting time as a six-month government formation crisis drags on and economic pressures mount.

More than six months since parliamentary elections, Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri has hit a wall in his effort to form a national unity government as political factions jostle for positions in the new cabinet.

   

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