Lebanon parliament to vote on government next week

Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri speaks to the press. (File photo: AFP)

Lebanon’s Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri called for a session to be held next week, on Tuesday and Wednesday, to vote on the new government and its policy statement.

The cabinet on Thursday approved a plan to tackle the country’s severe economic and financial crisis, which it must now present to parliament to secure a vote of confidence.

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