Hassan Nasrallah

Nasrallah Says Government Not Dominated by Hezbollah Despite Greater Influence

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Monday stressed that the new Lebanese government belongs to all political factions participating in it, dismissing claims that it is dominated by Hezbollah. “I don't deny that Hezbollah's presence and influence in the new government is larger and greater than before, but this does not make it a Hezbollah government,” Nasrallah said in a televised speech.

Kataeb Party: Political Forces Must Make Decision on Next Steps in Wake of Nasrallah's Speech

The Lebanese Kataeb party on Monday called on the local political forces to decide in what direction it wants to take the country in the wake of the recent statements made by Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah, adding that the latter's latest speech implied a provocation against the State institutions and the negative repercussions of the presidential settlement sealed two years ago.