Arslan from Ain Al Tineh: Presidential elections issue no more typically local

APRIL 22, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) MP Talal Arslan on Wednesday said that the presidential elections issue became affected by the regional situation, and so, “it is no more typically local.”

Arslan’s words came Wednesday as he visited House Speaker Nabih Berri in Ain Al Tineh. “We must work with all local sides to save the issue.”

Afterwards, Berri received the Iraqi ambassador Raad Al Allousi who came on a farewell visit.

Berri also cabled the wife of deceased Egyptian poet Abdel Rahman El Abnoudi to offer her condolences on the death of her husband.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON