Energy Minister Gibran Bassil
stressed on Monday that those who throw unfounded accusations undermine the
intelligence of the Lebanese people. Bassil announced that he pledges to resign
and not to run for Parliamentary elections if any violation is proved against
him, calling on the other party to do the same.
In a speech following MP
Michel Aoun’s address after the Change and Reform bloc’s weekly meeting in
Rabiyeh, Bassil hoped that parliamentary investigation committees will be
formed, mainly in the mobile phone sector that “was highly corrupted in the
Bassil said that the safety
of gas cars is undisputable, adding that what MP Sami Gemayel did during the
discussion session was a “theatrical play”.
Addressing March 14
coalition, Bassil said “they have now become like those who lie and believe
their lies according to their dreams”. He added “they talk about issues they do
not understand, and the funny thing is that they refer to Google”.