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Hariri says he will return to Lebanon within days

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Saad al-Hariri, who announced his resignation as Lebanon’s prime minister on Nov. 4 while in Saudi Arabia, said on Sunday he would return to his country within days.

FILE PHOTO: Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri attends a general parliament discussion in downtown Beirut, Lebanon October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir/File Photo

Speaking in an interview with Future TV, a station affiliated with his political party, Hariri said he had offered his resignation in the interest of Lebanon.

Reporting by Lisa Barrington, Tom Perry and Laila Bassam; Editing by Peter Graff

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