Prime Minister-designate Mikati faces an uphill battle
Parliament picked the incumbent prime minister with 54 votes vs. 25 for his main rival, Nawaf Salam (out of 128). His immediate future includes a reform plan and a potential presidential vacancy. While Christian parties are jockeying for power, Maronite Patriarch Rahi calls on parties to form a government.
Published on : June 25, 2022 at 3:17 AM