Despite receiving warnings suggesting that such debate near the conclusion of his term would be pointless, President Michel Aoun persists on conducting the national dialogue table in Baabda Palace. Why insist on the dialogue table?
The investigation into the Beirut Port Blast file is obstructing the cabinet sessions, but the President of the Republic’s team understands that jeopardizing the investigation and Judge Tarek Bitar is an international red line, so the first demand is Hezbollah’s weapons, or the defensive strategy.
According to some reports, the conversation issue is tied to the Vienna table and the Iranian-American talks. Is Lebanon that powerful?
In the end, according to Sawt Beirut International, bilateral talks will be an alternative to extended conversation, with the result that Lebanon would be lost in the regional debates.