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Druze Religious Council urges cabinet formation.

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Summary: <p>The Druze Religious Council issued a statement on Thursday urging political leaders to form a cabinet and address the daily needs of Lebanon's citizens, whom the council lauded for rejecting sectarian discord in these difficult times. The statement said all political parties should hold a high sense of national responsibility to reach an agreement over the formation of a national unity cabinet in order to preserve the country's stability.

BEIRUT: The Druze Religious Council issued a statement on Thursday urging political leaders to form a cabinet and address the daily needs of Lebanon's citizens, whom the council lauded for rejecting sectarian discord in these difficult times. The statement said all political parties should hold a high sense of national responsibility to reach an agreement over the formation of a national unity cabinet in order to preserve the country's stability. The council praised the Lebanese people's awareness and determination to preserve coexistence which prevented the political deadlock from destabilizing secu rity. The statement issued by the council urged political leaders to rise above personal interests and political gains in favor of public service and national interests. -- National News Agency

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Date:Sep 25, 2009
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