The patriarch of Lebanon’s Maronite Church Beshara Al-Rai joined a growing roster of Lebanese leaders who think that the main culprit behind the country’s free-falling economy is Hezbollah and its endless wars.
Lebanese Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros Al-Rai speaks after meeting with Lebanon's President Michel Aoun at the presidential palace in Baabda, Lebanon July 15, 2020. (Reuters)
The late Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, left, talks with Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, right, during an official ceremony on May 25, 2001 in Beirut. (File photo: AP)
Hezbollah supporters watch as the group's leader Hasan Nasrallah delivers a speech on a screen in the southern Lebanese city of Nabatieh on January 12, 2020. (AFP)
Lebanon's President Michel Suleiman speaks during the third Lebanon Economic Forum in Beirut March 8, 2014. (File photo: Reuters)