Lebanon’s Hariri arrives in Paris after rumours of Saudi ‘hostage’

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Breaking News – France (NEWZ247) Prime Minister of Lebanese Saad Hariri reached in France on Nov 18 from Saudi Arabia wherein his shock resignation assertion weeks ago sparked accusations that he became being held there in opposition to his will.

Hariri is in Paris at the invitation of France’s President Emmanuel Macron who is making an attempt to assist brooking a way to a political disaster that has raised fears over Lebanon’s fragile democracy.

His elder son Houssam, born in 1999, was due to arrive in Paris one by one from London. “Hariri does now not need to mix his youngsters up on this affair,” the source stated.

The couple have been whisked to their Paris residence in a seven-vehicle convoy underneath tight security.

“To say that I am caught up in Saudi Arabia and not allowable to leave the country is a lie,” Hariri had tweeted simply before his leaving adding to repeated denials of the rumours from Saudi officials.

Hariri a dual Saudi citizen who has previously enjoyed Riyadh’s backing presented his resignation on November 4.

He stated he feared for his life accusing Iran and its effective Lebanese ally Hezbollah of destabilising his country.

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