Perhaps Future Movement leader Saad Hariri’s aides, advisers and others around him have told him of the people’s desire that he stay in Beirut, after he made a surprise visit to attend the 11th commemoration of the assassination of his father Rafiq.
Saad Hariri’s surprise visit restored some balance to a situation in Lebanon that some parties inside and outside the country view as influenced by Iran.Nayla Tueni
During his speech on Sunday, Saad spoke words of truth, saying we have the courage to take a stance. Our stance will be most effective if we adhere to it. Until there are better circumstances, we must resist and stand together. Saad must thus stay in Beirut, and brotherly Arab countries must realize that Lebanon’s loss of its position, role, meaning and identity will be their responsibility, and a sin that will haunt them throughout history.SHOW MORE