Wahlparteien infographic
Graphic shows the main players in the Lebanese election and breakdown of the outgoing parliament.


Wichtige Parteien zur Parlamentswahl im Libanon

By Phil Bainbridge

May 15, 2022 -
Entscheidung des früheren Premierministers Saad Hariri, die Wahl zu boykottieren - und der effektive Rückzug seiner Future Movement Partei – zwingt die Sunnitische Bewegung sich zwischen Verbündeten der Hezbollah und kleineren Parteien aufzuteilen.

The Future Movement held 20 seats in the outgoing parliament, but with most of those now up for grabs, and Hezbollah and its allies already holding around 71 seats in the 128-seat parliament, the conservative Shia group could breach the two-thirds majority threshold required to bypass any blocking veto.

PUBLISHED: 15/05/2022; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images