Lebanon’s Aoun will not request caretaker cabinet: Source

Lebanese President Michel Aoun is studying Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation letter and will not issue a request for the cabinet to take on a caretaker role on Tuesday, a source in the presidency said.

Hariri submitted his resignation on Tuesday, declaring he had hit a “dead end” in trying to resolve the country's crisis amid an unprecedented wave of protests against Lebanon's ruling elite.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:56 - GMT 06:56