Hariri, the son of slain Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, has maintained close ties with Riyadh, despite accusations that he has been too weak to cap Hezbollah's power and influence in Lebanon and beyond.
Practically, this resignation has put an end to an anomalous transaction that had brought on Michael Aoun - an ally of Iran and Syria - as president, and in exchange, Hariri had received unanimous approval to form a national unity government.
Saudi Arabia's official news agency SPA quoted a source in the foreign ministry on Thursday as saying: "Due to the situations in the Republic of Lebanon, the official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that the Saudi nationals visiting or residing in Lebanon are asked to leave the country as soon as possible".
Saudi Arabia and members of Hariri's Future Movement have denied reports that he is under house arrest.
On the other hand, Hezbollah, which is represented by several ministers and affiliates in the Lebanese government, is known for its declared loyalty to Iran and for sending militants to fight side by side with the Iranian troops in favor of the Syrian forces of Shiite leader Bashar al-Assad, whose departure has always been a desire of Sunni-dominant Saudi Arabia.
Researcher: Hernandez's brain was severely impacted by CTE McKee says she could not say Hernandez's behavior was a result of his severe case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Hernandez inherited a genetic profile that may have made him more susceptible to developing the disease, McKee said.
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Hezbollah's Hussein Fadlallah said: "The Saudi regime is suffering today from an acute internal crisis".
French President Emmanuel Macron announced that he would make a previously unscheduled trip to Saudi Arabia on Thursday to see Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and discuss "regional questions, in particular Yemen and Lebanon".
Saudi Arabia and Iran are in the throes of a proxy war. He has not returned to Lebanon since.
Hariri's critique of Iran is connected to Tehran's support of the Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah. However, while Saudi Arabia is grappling with economic recession, it hopes to consolidate its power in the region with support from the US and Israel.
"We suspect that this reflects concerns that the Kingdom's increasingly aggressive tone towards Iran will stoke regional tensions that could ultimately morph into a military confrontation", Jason Tuvey, Middle East economist at Capital Economics, said in a note to clients.
Hezbollah will not accept any government formation without its participation, he added.
Top seed N Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra lost to Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwik Sai Raj Reddy in the mixed doubles category. In a gruelling three-game marathon final, Prannoy beat the Guntur player 21-15, 16-21, 21-7 to lift the men's singles title.
And some people just can not stand Christmas music , especially if it is played too early into the holiday season . Listening to the cheerful, jolly music will not help you relax, a British psychologist said.
The stock of W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW) has "Underperform" rating given on Monday, October 19 by RBC Capital Markets. Flossbach Von Storch Ag decreased Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) stake by 211,980 shares to 373,670 valued at $18.74M in 2017Q2.
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Drew Stafford restored New Jersey's lead late in the frame when he cut in front and slid the puck past Talbot. In mid-September, Boyle was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia , a rare yet treatable form of cancer.
The Hawks have confirmed a case has been opened by SSA in connection with Pauw's book, but no charges have been laid. They gave the publishers five days to respond and threatened to bring an urgent court application.
Those wanting to see the dramatic light display should head to an area free of light pollution and hope for clear and dark skies. Unfortunately, while the forecast for the aurora is good, the same can't be said for the weather.
Natl Registered Inv Advisor, a Texas-based fund reported 23,648 shares. 254,772 were reported by Toronto Dominion Bancorporation. Independent Franchise Partners Llp bought 33,969 shares as the company's stock declined 7.57% while stock markets rallied.
The UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi has extended until June 2018 its deadline for the submission of information. He said that even though it would have been notified, the decision remains ICC's own business and not Burundi's.
Wednesday's meeting, fronted for the Congress by senior leader Kapil Sibal, lasted over three hours and ended at about 2 am. Sibal to fine-tune the draft before handing it over to the Congress president, who is likely to declare the party's stand.
Cheyenne Amber West, 25, and her friend were shopping in Walmart in Florida when they were caught trying to carry out the theft. West has been charged with felony grand theft and shoplifting , according to the Indian River County Sheriff's Office.
A police officer revealed that Varun Dhawan approached them with a complaint and the police are looking into the matter. Soon, the actor got in touch with his legal team and made a decision to approach the cops at Santacruz police station.
Aaron Boone a candidate for the Yankees' managerial job
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Wilson throws 2 TD passes, Seahawks win again in Arizona
That set the Seattle up for Wilson's second touchdown pass, 2 yards to tight end Jimmy Graham to put the Seahawks (6-3) up 22-10. Larry Fitzgerald caught 10 passes for 113 yards for the Cardinals, topping 15,000 yards receiving for his career in the process.
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