Mikati: Jabal Mohsen blast a renewed attempt to drag strife back into the region

JANUARY 10, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Former PM Najib Mikati condemned the bombing which occurred in the area of Jabal Mohsen on Saturday evening, killing 9 civilians and injuring more than 35 others.

“We condemn this act and consider it a renewed attempt to bring discord to this area,” said Mikati, calling on the people of Tripoli to “practice awareness and remain vigilant against such attempts to ignite sedition in the city once again.”

“May God protect Lebanon from the evils of strife,” Mikati concluded.