Lebanese Parliament fails to fill vacant presidency for tenth time

MENA

Published: 2022-12-15 13:43

Last Updated: 2023-02-07 07:25


Lebanese Parliament fails to fill vacant presidency for tenth time
Lebanese Parliament fails to fill vacant presidency for tenth time

Lebanon's divided parliament failed to elect a new president for a tenth time, despite the damage the political deadlock is doing to efforts to bail out its bankrupt economy, AFP reported.

Parliament is split between supporters of the Hezbollah movement and its opponents, neither of whom have a clear majority.