Lebanon: Consultations on New Government to Start Next Week
The Lebanese presidency announces that parliamentary consultations on a new government will start on July 26.
The Lebanese Presidency announced Monday that parliamentary consultations to choose a new Prime Minister begin on July 26 following Saad Hariri's resignation.
رئاسة الجمهورية تحدّد الاثنين ٢٦ تموز الجاري موعداً للاستشارات النيابية لتسمية رئيس الحكومة، وسيصدر بعد قليل الجدول المفصّل للمواعيد— Lebanese Presidency (@LBpresidency) July 19, 2021
Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri resigned Thursday in a letter he gave to Lebanese President Michel Aoun.
A statement by the presidency today, Monday, said President Aoun would be holding formal consultations in the presidential palace to designate a new PM.