Sources: Government Formation Ensued from Hariri, Bassil Meeting

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Sources: Government Formation Ensued from Hariri, Bassil Meeting

The new Cabinet will consist of 24 ministers to be headed by resigned Prime Minister Saad Hariri whose objective aims at pacifying protesters’ fury, sources told Kataeb website.

The initial agreement reached between Hariri and caretaker Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil during a meeting held on Monday at the Center House indicate that Bassil, Ali Hassan Khalil and Wael Bou Faour will be assigned three of the sovereign ministries while 20 independent specialists will obtain the rest of the seats, provided that two of those will pertain to Hezbollah and the Future Movement.

The new government will issue a ministerial statement presenting a list of reformative promises along with a work roadmap calling for the civil society to assist in its implementation.

Source: Kataeb.org