Hezbollah allies take hit in Lebanon vote

By Laila Bassam and Timour Azhari and Maya Gebeily
Updated May 16 2022 - 2:36am, first published 2:30am
Whether Hezbollah and its allies can cling on to a majority hinges on results not yet finalised.

Iran-backed Hezbollah has been dealt a blow in Lebanon's parliamentary election, with preliminary results showing losses for some of its oldest allies and the Saudi-aligned Lebanese Forces party saying it has gained seats.

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