BERRI TACKLES GENERAL SITUATION WITH UN’S WRONECKA, MEETS AUSTRALIAN AMBASSADOR

House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Friday received at the Second Presidency in Ain El-Tineh, United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Joanna Wronecka, with whom he discussed the general situation and the latest developments after the completion of the parliamentary elections. Speaker Berri later received in Ain El-Tineh the new Australian Ambassador to Lebanon, Andrew Barnes, […]

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Al-Manfi discusses with the president and members of the coordination of the Libyan parliamentary elections the repercussions of the political crisis in the country.

Tripoli, The President of the Presidential Council, “Mohamed Al-Manfi,” affirmed the council’s endeavor to achieve the aspirations of the Libyan people who registered in the voter lists, to hold free and transparent elections in accordance with a legal framework agreed upon by all.   This came during his meeting today, Sunday, with the head and […]

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Commander-in-Chief of the Army meets with Minister of Defence, the Chief of General Staff and the Chiefs of Various Staff and Operations.

Tripoli, The Supreme Commander of the Libyan Army met Sunday morning in the Office of the Presidential Council in Tripoli, with the Minister of Defense of the Government of National Unity, the Chief of General Staff of the Libyan Army, and the chiefs of various staff and operations, to discuss the latest developments and the […]

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Lebanon’s Reform MPs Want Long-Standing Speaker Out

AMMAN — Lebanon’s newly elected parliament begins its mandate Sunday, and one of its first acts is to elect a speaker and deputy speaker.   The speaker position is held by a Shiite Muslim, and Hezbollah ally Nabih Berri has headed the parliament since 1992. Observers say reformist lawmakers and others in the new legislature […]

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The National Center for Disease Control: We have not recorded any confirmed or suspected cases of Monkeypox so far.

Tripoli, The National Center for Disease Control announced today, Sunday, that no confirmed or suspected cases of Monkeypox have been recorded so far, and infectious disease departments in hospitals have not reported a case in Libya.   In a video recording posted on its official Facebook page, the center confirmed that its general manager, Haider […]

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