The Maronite patriarch, Cardinal Mr. Bishara Boutros, said after meeting with President Michel Aoun at the presidential palace, "the need to support the efforts of the president and the president in charge of the establishment of the government." He stressed that "President Aoun will not accept the failure of the establishment of the government," he said.
We hope that everyone will support his position and that the solutions will not be at the expense of Lebanon, internal unity and internal balance as the president calls. "
In response to the question, the sponsor said that "the date of the meeting between former minister Suleiman Franjieh and the head of the Lebanese Forces Party has not yet been decided and it is possible that soon."
He added: "President Awn suffers from the last node that delayed the birth of the government and will not accept the continuation of the situation as it is."