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World Lebanon's Safadi withdraws candidacy to be next Prime Minister: reports

02:00  17 november  2019
02:00  17 november  2019 Source:   reuters.com

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BEIRUT (Reuters) - Former finance minister Mohammad Safadi withdrew his candidacy to be prime minister of the next Lebanese government, broadcasters LBCI and al-Jadeed reported on Saturday. Safadi emerged as a candidate on Thursday when political sources and Lebanese media said three

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a man wearing a suit and tie: FILE PHOTO: Lebanon's then-Minister of Economy and Trade, Mohammad Safadi, speaks in 2010 © Reuters/Cynthia Karam FILE PHOTO: Lebanon's then-Minister of Economy and Trade, Mohammad Safadi, speaks in 2010

Former finance minister Mohammad Safadi withdrew his candidacy to be prime minister of the next Lebanese government, broadcasters LBCI and al-Jadeed reported on Saturday.

Safadi emerged as a candidate on Thursday when political sources and Lebanese media said three major parties had agreed to support him for the position.

Saad al-Hariri quit as prime minister on Oct. 29 in the face of unprecedented protests against a ruling elite that is widely accused of overseeing rampant state corruption and steering Lebanon into its worst economic crisis since the 1975-90 war.

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Former finance minister Mohammad Safadi withdrew his candidacy to be prime minister of the next Lebanese government, broadcasters LBCI and Saad al-Hariri quit as prime minister on Oct. 29 in the face of unprecedented protests against a ruling elite that is widely accused of overseeing rampant

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Former finance minister Mohammad Safadi withdrew his candidacy to be prime minister of the next Lebanese government, broadcasters LBCI and al-Jadeed reported on Saturday. Safadi emerged as a candidate on Thursday when political sources and Lebanese media said three

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