Rahi calls on House to elect president

APRIL 19, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Beshara Rahi, said during Sunday sermon in Bkirky that the Lebanese are suffering on various levels, and are awaiting that their political officials carry out their Constitutional duties.

He called upon those delegated by the Lebanese people to run the country to do what was expected of them.

“We call once more upon the House of Parliament to carry out its primary duty, which is the election of a new president following eleven months of vacuum.”

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON