Updates

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

National Bloc: For passing a law forbidding the marriage of minors

The Lebanese National Bloc party denounced the government’s evasive stand on the issue of the marriage of minors and keeping this issue in the court of the religious authorities.

National Bloc: A National agricultural plan that creates added value and integrates the agricultural calendars

In the absence of a national plan for agriculture in Lebanon that includes the production of value-added varieties and provides the necessary subsidies to help farmers stay on their land, The Lebanese National Bloc sees that there will be a...

National Bloc: To the ruling class; politics is meant to manage people's affairs and not to exploit them

The Lebanese National Bloc party in light of the recent political conflicts that hinder the work of the government and severely affect its productivity, has found it necessary to restate its position on the need to separate contentious issues and...

National Bloc: Finding safe zones inside Syria to house the displaced

The Lebanese National Bloc Party considered that the consensus in the ministerial statement on the safe return of the displaced Syrians should have motivated the government to seek the support of the UN Security Council to find safe zones inside...

National Bloc: The Lebanese government should devote its efforts to citizens’ living conditions and to resolving conflicts

The Lebanese National Bloc party reiterated its position on the necessity of separating government work such as the economic state of the country and the living conditions of its citizens, a full-time job if done correctly, from the tense political...

National Bloc: Lakkis’ visit to Syria is of no use unless tariffs are reduced on farmers’ products

The Lebanese National Bloc Party considers the internal division on Lebanese-Syrian affairs among the members of the so-called “national unity” government as a sign of mistrust among the members of this government. This division translates as weakness and hesitation in...

National Bloc: The Lebanese government is misleading its citizens with random public sector employment

The Lebanese National Bloc Party stressed that random public sector employment in the country is a blatant example of nepotism and corruption within the government.  Similarly, the government’s failure to pay its contributions to the National Social Security Fund is...

National Bloc: Random public employment is a way for parties/sects to exploit the livelihoods of citizens

The Lebanese National Bloc Party denounced random employment in the public sector, describing it as "commercial trafficking" exploiting citizens’ livelihoods by the "parties/sects" for temporary electoral interests. The party pointed out that what was revealed in the “Ogero” affair was...