The Daily Star

Mikati Seems Upbeat after “Positive” Cabinet Talks with Aoun

“We are in the last meters from forming a government,” Prime Minister-designate Najib Mikati said Tuesday after a new round of “positive” talks with President Michel Aoun. It was Mikati’s most optimistic assessment since he was designated last month to form a new Cabinet to enact reforms and rescue the crises-hit country from total economic collapse.