President Michel Suleiman is awaiting a sign from Paris on the results of French President Francois Hollande’s talks with Saudi King Abdullah on the Lebanese crisis, sources close to Baabda Palace said Tuesday. The sources told An Nahar daily however that Suleiman is hinging on the possibility of finding a solution to the cabinet crisis at the national dialogue table by agreeing on the formation of a new government and avoiding a vacuum.


The president will continue his consultations with the country’s political parties calmly to find a political consensus ahead of the national dialogue session that is scheduled to be held on November 29, they said. [Link]