Aoun says Christian reconciliation will hold: report

in english/The Daily Star/اجتماع

President Michel Aoun reiterated his support for Christian reconciliation during a meeting with Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai, expressing hope that his Free Patriotic Movement would uphold its understanding with the Lebanese Forces, Al Liwaa newspaper reported Wednesday.

In the sit-down at Baabda Palace, the president told Rai that there would be no going back to the way it was before between the two parties, the local daily said. The former arch rivals came to an understanding in 2016 that paved way for Aoun to become president. But as the two parties vie for their share of Christian representation in the next Cabinet…

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