Hmadeh: Patience, perseverance are our slogan to agree on consensual president

APRIL 22, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Member of Parliament Marwan Hmadeh said on Wednesday at the Parliament that “patience and perseverance are our slogan to reach agreement on a consensual president and an Army Commander.”

Hmadeh added that they (his bloc) will not allow vacuum to reach state institutions nor will allow the crumbling of those institutions in order to arrive at foundation conferences.

Hmadeh pointed at MP Henri Helou who was with him and said, “this is our candidate, the candidate of the Democratic Gathering, and we are still supporting him.”

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON