Lebanon's Hariri to meet parties over French plan

Lebanon’s Saad Hariri, a former prime ministerseeking a new term, said on Monday he would meet all key parties to survey their commitment to aFrench rescue plan.The country is bankrupt, but the ruling elite has so far failed to respond to calls by French President Emmanuel Macron for the rapid formation of an independent government.Hariri, himself one of Lebanon’s hereditary political barons, stepped down from the position of prime minister a year ago under pressure from a massive protest movement calling for an end to sectarian-based politics.”I will send a delegation to talk with all the mai…

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