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    Lebanese Premier-designate Saeb Salam has begun talks with political leaders in Beirut on forming a new cabinet.

  • Description

    Lebanese Premier-designate Saeb Salam has begun talks with political leaders in Beirut on forming a new cabinet. Mr. Salam was asked to form a government by President Suleiman Franjieh after the resignation of the former administration more than a week ago.

    This will be Mr. Salam's fifth term in office and he is known in Lebanon as a tough and determined Moslem politician.

    He takes over at a time whwen Lebanon is undergoing a period of political uncertainty as well as economic difficulty, and Mr. Salam is likely to face difficulty in choosing a cabinet from the many party blecs which exist in the country. But he has accepted the task, and yesterday (Thursday, October 3) he spoks of his intentions.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAADLGX65ZHHQJS2FNOZM1K8B07
    Media URN:
    VLVAADLGX65ZHHQJS2FNOZM1K8B07
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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