During his speech on May 16, Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah called for seriously addressing and dealing with Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun’s presidential initiative.
“Aoun is trying to provide solutions and I (therefore) urge political parties to seriously look into these solutions and study them and not turn their back on them,” Nasrallah said.
Perhaps the call to participate in seeking solutions appears praiseworthy on the surface considering it expresses a concern, shared by all Lebanese factions, regarding electing a president – a process obstructed by the very people suggesting initiatives to do so!
Aoun introduced his proposal as a look “into the possible solutions to resolve the accumulating constitutional crises and to rescue those involved in the crisis.”
Dealing seriously with Aoun’s suggestions requires that these suggestions be more realisticNayla Tueni