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Gebran Bassil set to retain his position in new national unity govt


Gebran Bassil set to retain his position in new national unity govt
Lebanon is on track to form a new cabinet in days, politicians said after months of wrangling hurt the outlook for its struggling economy.  (Image Credit: Flicker)

Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil is set to retain his position in the country's new national unity government, a senior Lebanese official said on Wednesday.

Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil is also due to keep his post the official told Reuters earlier. Lebanon is on track to form a new cabinet in days, politicians said after months of wrangling hurt the outlook for its struggling economy.

(With inputs from agencies.)


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