Prime Minister Saad Hariri detailed the security, economic, political, and diplomatic challenges Lebanon faces in a tumultuous Middle East. Carnegie President William J. Burns introduced the event, and Carnegie's Michele Dunne moderated.
"Hezbollah is a menace to the Lebanese state, the Lebanese people and the entire region", Trump said while standing beside Hariri. "I certainly think that what he's done to that country and to humanity is disgusting".
Tony Badran, a research fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, wrote that Trump's praise for and encouragement of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) as a counter-force to Hezbollah is misplaced because Hezbollah controls Lebanon.
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said last week that the next round of intra-Syria talks in Geneva will take place in early September.
US President Donald Trump said that he won't let Syrian President Bashar al-Assad get away with the "horrible" actions he has done, the media reported.
He added: "The group continues to increase its military arsenal, which threatens to start yet another conflict with Israel, constantly fighting them back".
"In Lebanon, we are fighting ISIS and al-Qaeda", the prime minister clarified.
Hezbollah's "true interests are those of itself and its sponsor, Iran", he said.
The US, as well as the United Kingdom, has channelled hundreds fo billions of dollars towards Lebanon in a bid to bolster the country against IS. Aoun named Hariri prime minister as part of a compromise deal of sorts, and while Hariri has an adversarial relationship with the organization, its members nonetheless have significant power within the government.
During his Tuesday press conference with Hariri, Trump responded to a question asking for his stance on the sanctions bill by stating that he would make his position "very clear" within the next 24 hours.
Officials in Lebanon have raised concerns that US efforts to widen sanctions on Hezbollah could damage the banking industry because of the group's widespread influence in their country.
The US has long struggled with its narrative on Hezbollah, presenting them as straightforward terrorists while simultaneously coping with the reality that they're a powerful political movement.
Saad Hariri is prime minister of Lebanon. "I believe that maybe the United States also could help in solving this issue in the Gulf".
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The assailant allegedly stabbed three Israelis to death and restricted movement for Palestinians travelling from the West Bank. Israeli security forces have raided the home of a Palestinian aggressor, the military said in a statement to Reuters .
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He said Brussels must be ready to act swiftly in case the United States takes measures ignoring the European Union's concerns. President Donald Trump's ability to lift any sanctions against Russian Federation .
A blast in Lahore in February was initially thought to be a militant attack, but turned out to be a gas explosion . Pakistani officials say at least 14 people have been killed in a blast in the eastern city of Lahore .
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Hussain Nawaz, while speaking to media blamed JIT once again for not including these documents in the report. Sharif has dismissed the JIT report as a "bundle of baseless allegations" and refused to quit.
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He also spoke by phone with Jordan's King Abdullah II on Saturday night before leaving on a trip to France and Hungary. The Wakf ordered Muslims not to comply with the new measures, warning yet again that the al-Aksa Mosque is endangered.
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