Jumblatt warns of linking course of developments from Yemen to Lebanon

APRIL 7, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Head of the Democratic Gathering, MP Walid Jumblatt, on Tuesday indicated that linking developments in Yemen, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon was dangerous, adding that Lebanon’s interest lies within national dialogue.

In remarks made in his weekly editorial to the Progressive Socialist Party’s al-Anbaa electronic site, Jumblatt highlighted the importance of preserving national dialogue, calling upon parties to stay away from positions that contradict national partnership in order “to protect what is remaining of Lebanon.”

Turning to Yemen, Jumblatt avowed that Saudi Arabia quested political solution based upon international resolutions to solve the crisis.