Progressive Socialist Party leader, Walid Joumblatt, on Friday said that a compromise to form the lengthy awaited cabinet was required.
Interviewed by the Voice of Lebanon radio station, Joumblatt said that he had advised Prime Minister designate, Saad Hariri, to “let his opponents control power.”
Moreover, he acknowledged the state’s efforts in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic; nonetheless, he underlined the need for more social awareness to help curb the spread of the virus.
He added that although the Minister of Health was making great efforts, cooperation was required from all parties. He finally advised in this context following the French example by imposing a permanent curfew as of 6 p.m.
Source: National News Agency