Lebanon – Appointment of Najib Mikati as Prime Minister-designate (26 July 2021)


France takes note of the Lebanese Parliament’s appointment of Najib Mikati as the country’s Prime Minister-designate.

It is now urgent to form a competent government capable of implementing the reforms that are crucial to the country’s recovery, in line with the expectations of the Lebanese people. France calls on all Lebanese leaders to do this as swiftly as possible. It is their responsibility.

France stands with the Lebanese people, as it has always done.