Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Lebanese PM to Nasrallah: Stop verbally attacking Saudi Arabia

Lebanon's Prime Minister Tammam Salam on Monday demanded that Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah stop his verbal attacks against Saudi Arabia, stressing that he will not allow the country to “collapse.”

The comments are a reflection of the growing rift between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia, which recently halted a $3 billion program funding equipment for Lebanese security forces and urged Saudi citizens to leave Lebanon in response to "hostile" positions linked to Hezbollah. (READ MORE)