Qatar and UAE call on citizens to leave Lebanon

first_img Natural spring cleaning tips and tricks for your home Four benefits of having a wireless security system Top Stories Comments   Share   Sponsored Stories The vital role family plays in society Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family Lebanese Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour said in a statement that he hopes Qatar and the UAE will review their decision because the situation in Lebanon does not require such steps.Tripoli has been relatively calm since Tuesday despite sporadic shootings.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) BEIRUT (AP) – The Gulf states of Qatar and the United Arab Emirates have called on their citizens not to go to Lebanon and for those who are there to leave.Saturday’s call by the two countries’ foreign ministries came days after clashes between pro- and anti-Syrian groups in the northern city of Tripoli left eight people and dozens wounded.Both countries said in statements posted on their state-run news agencies that the reason behind the decision was tension and instability in Lebanon.last_img