October 28, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil disclosed that House Speaker Nabih Berri has put forward vital, weighty ideas during his meeting with Agriculture Minister Akram Shuhayeb, which require a meeting by the Council of Ministers within 24 hours.
Minister Hasan Khalil was speaking on Wednesday from Ain Tineh residence.
On the other hand, Khalil pointed out the existence of a “shortage in covering military salaries,” yet the predicament is neither political nor financial but rather constitutional. He stressed that the Ministry shall not pay salaries in an illegal manner.
SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY