Amadeusz Juskowiak

Lebanese president agrees new peace moves

Lebanese President Amin Gemayel has agreed to three key points in a new Syrianbrokered plan aimed at ending civil war in Lebanon official sources said

They said the Maronite Christian leader has agreed to give up Cabinet voting rights to ensure that the Prime Minister is elected by parliament and to the abolition in principle of Lebanons current powersharing system

Gemayel had agreed to the proposals in two months of indirect negotiations with Syrian leaders the sources said REUTER