"And I have found both freedom and safety in my madness, the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. But let me not be too proud of my safety. Even a Thief in a jail is safe from another thief. "

Khalil Gibran (How I Became a Madman)



Sunday, April 09, 2017

Christian Parties to Boycott Any Session Aimed at Extending Parliament Term- Naharnet

The Free Patriotic Movement, the Lebanese Forces and the Kataeb Party intend to boycott any parliamentary session aimed at extending the legislature's term in the absence of a new electoral law, a senior FPM official told al-Hayat daily in remarks published Sunday.
The Cabinet is scheduled to convene on Monday to discuss the latest proposed electoral law formats.
Reports have said that Speaker Nabih Berri might call for a parliament session aimed at extending the legislature's term should the parties fail to agree on a new electoral law.