Updates

Below are National Bloc's latest updates, along with its political statements, activities and projects.

Uprising is the people’s revolution and not just demonstrations that can be infiltrated

The Lebanese National Bloc Party criticized the sectarian parties and government attempts at infiltrating and changing the path of the revolution stating that “the uprising is the people’s revolution and cannot be summarized with demonstrations and rallies.” In a statement...

Lebanon: Financial Crisis, Diagnosis, Implications and Solutions

National Bloc, "Khalina 3a Tawasol" Series, Episode of May 28, 2020 With Dr. Henri Chaoul, a member of the Lebanese Government negotiating with IMF, and Dr. Amer Bissat, a former IMF economist, Moderated by Hala Bejjani, Managing Director of Kulluna...

Political parties back to electoral square one after fall of amnesty law

The Lebanese National Bloc Party criticized the way the amnesty law proposal was dropped in the legislative session yesterday, describing it as a trade off by the authority to gain sectarian and clientelistic ends against victims’ rights to either punish...

To Hassan Nasrallah: fighting the occupant is a lesser Jihad

The Lebanese National Bloc Party stated that it was not true that those fighting occupation are not the same as those fighting corruption, explaining that corruption and its causes constitute the epitome of human humiliation and slavery. In response to...

The quota system has lost trust and will deprive Lebanon from assistance

The Lebanese National Bloc Party said that the government, parliament, and the existing quota system are to blame for depriving Lebanon from any assistance that may be forthcoming.  The Bloc spoke about the contradicting views that were shown to the...

Settling the relationship with Syria is essential at the right time but the Lebanese have legitimate concerns about the mandate period

The Lebanese National Bloc Party considered settling the relationship with Syria as “an essential matter at the right time”, but warned that the legitimate concerns of the Lebanese people about the mandate period have to be taken into consideration, in...

Press conferences summarize political system past, present, and future

The Lebanese National Bloc Party criticized the escalation of sectarian trend of the current political system, and its attempts to absolve itself from the crimes of the past 30 years. This trend summarizes this political system’s past, present, and future;...

Popularist speeches and imaginary government achievements to usher in a new pandemic

The Lebanese National Bloc Party stated that the possibility of another wave of Corona Virus outbreak is the responsibility of the popularist speeches that have blinded the government and drowned the country in imaginary achievements.

Investors and donors will not trust economic plan that avoids political and penal liability

The Lebanese National Bloc Party voiced its suspicion of the “parties who lost public funds” as they stand against corruption. Additional the Bloc found it strange to have a five year economic plan to recover the looted funds, stating that...

Central bank put 70% of depositor money at risk

The Lebanese National Bloc Party criticized the fact that the central bank and commercial banks risked "70 percent of people's deposits", stating that this happened under the patronage of the sectarian parties and under the nose of the "Banking Supervision...