Lebanon's Berri may suspend cabinet support over coronavirus expat policy - Reuters

2개월 전


Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri threatened on Saturday to suspend his support for Prime Minister Hassan Diab's government if it did not act to bring home expatriates stranded abroad during the coronavirus pandemic.Berri is one of Lebanon's most powerful figures and named the finance minister and others in a government already grappling with a financial crisis prior to the epidemic, and likely to be paralyzed if he withdraws.

The government wants Lebanese stuck abroad to be tested before they return. On Saturday, the prime minister's media office said the health minister was preparing a procedure for their safe return with necessary checks once the required equipment and materials are secured.

Shared On DLIKE

Authors get paid when people like you upvote their post.
If you enjoyed what you read here, create your account today and start earning FREE STEEM!