LEBANON PM OFFERS 72-HOUR ULTIMATUM AMID NATIONWIDE PROTESTS

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's prime minister gave his political adversaries a 72-hour ultimatum to agree on "convincing" serious reforms amid escalating nationwide protests over the country's worsening economic crisis. In an address to the nation and with hundreds of rowdy protesters camped outside his office, Saad Hariri blamed political partners in his national unity government, which includes the Iran-backed Hezbollah group and rival political ...

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Thursday: Thursday is the fourth or fifth day of the week, between Wednesday and Friday. According to the ISO 8601 international standard adopted in most western countries, it is the fourth day of the week. In countries that use the Sunday-first convention, Thursday is defined as the fifth day of the week. I
Saad: Saad is a common male Arabic given name that means felicity, prosperity, good luck. It may be a shortened version of Sa'd al-Din, and is not to be confused with Said. It is not the same as the single Arabic letter 'sad' which has no intrinsic meaning.
Hariri: Hariri is a surname and derivative of harir which indicates a mercantile background at one point in that field.