Lebanon's former prime minister Saad al-Hariri addresses his supporters during the 11th anniversary of the assassination of his father, Rafik al-Hariri, in Beirut, Lebanon, February 14, 2016. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban

The leader of the Future Movement Saad Hariri returned to Lebanon over the weekend after a long hiatus, during which he attempted to dictate the country’s politics while living abroad.

Upon his arrival for the 11th anniversary of his father’s assassination, the former Lebanese Prime Minister would deliver a statement to his peers that focused on criticizing Hezbollah’s role in Syria and Iran’s presence in the region.

Hariri asserted that Lebanon would never become an “Iranian province” that is hostile to Saudi Arabia.

He added “we will not allow anyone to pull Lebanon to the camp of hostility toward Saudi Arabia and its Arab brothers. Lebanon will not be, under any circumstances, an Iranian province. We are Arabs and Arabs we shall remain.”

Known for his lavish lifestyle and his tremendous wealth that was attained by his father during the Lebanese Civil War, Saad Hariri enjoys political backing from Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies.

Hariri has been accused of being the catalyst behind the terrorism that has tainted the country and its neighbor Syria.

The former Prime Minister would conclude his speech by urging Lebanese politicians to place their vote for the presidency after several failed attempts at a political settlement.

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Arben Puta
Arben Puta
2016-02-16 09:54

he is finish hezbalah will get him

Arben Puta
Arben Puta
2016-02-16 10:28
Reply to  Arben Puta

I GREW U IN THE WEST ALL MY LIFE I AM ALBANIAN,I WOULD TOO HE IS WRONG TRYING TO SCORE CHIP POLITICAL POINTS WHY TALK RUBISH THE IDIOT HE IS MAKE HIM SELF A TARGET FOR NO REASON STUPID MAN DUMB

Seyed Abolfazl
Seyed Abolfazl
2016-02-16 09:11

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Amin
Amin
2016-02-16 10:31

If Lebanon was not an Iranian province, now it was one of the most beautiful Saudi-back ISIS province.

Alex
Alex
2016-02-16 11:29
Reply to  Amin

That’s right. Hehe…

Julien Ay
Julien Ay
2016-02-16 11:03

Your time is over little man Ahmed Farhat

Bashir Ahmed Budgami
Bashir Ahmed Budgami
2016-02-16 12:38

Not ashamed of being a Saudi stooge

Igor
Igor
2016-02-16 14:22

This prostitute is a joke.

Leen Ibrahim
Leen Ibrahim
2016-02-16 15:37

LOL
Who is he to blast Iran this US-Saudi puppet

Santiago Jose Katzenstein
Santiago Jose Katzenstein
2016-02-16 19:45

Is this the guy who defected to saudi arabia?