| 24 May 2024, Friday |

Mikati expresses his sorrow over Akkar incident

Prime Minister-designate Najib Mikati commented in a statement on the incident that took place in Akkar: “The sad night of Akkar broke our hearts for the innocent who fell victim to the greed of those who exploited the fuel crisis to reap illegal profits and deprive people of their most basic rights.”

He added: “What happened calls on everyone’s conscience to cooperate to save the Lebanese from their woes, calamities and neglect. We are determined to continue working hard so that Akkar does not remain an easy prey for the monopolists and the greedy. May God have mercy on the victims and we pray to God to heal the wounded.”

  • Sawt Beirut International