Six deputies arrive at parliament

JANUARY 7, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Six deputies only have arrived so far at the parliament to participate in the 17th presidential election session which is supposed to be held at 12:00 noon, National News correspondent at the parliament said.

The correspondent noted that 86 deputies are needed to meet the quorum to elect a new president.

The field reporter added that the six deputies are: Antoine Zahra, Dory Chamoun, Hani Kobeissi, Estephan Doueihi , Kassem Abdel Aziz and Kassem Hashem.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON