I don’t ever want to hear the tired old story that Syria/Hizbollah/(*insert bad guy here) brings bus loads of supporters to cheer at demonstrations.
Because Hariri’s thugs are PAYING for people to fly half way across the world in a desperate attempt at winning this election.
Who said you couldn’t buy votes in Lebanon!
“Corporate sponsors are paying for hundreds of supporters of the pro-Western Future Movement in Calgary and in other Canadian cities to vote on June 7, CBC News has learned. Dual citizens must be physically present in Lebanon to cast a ballot in its elections.
“This is a big election, and it is a lot of people who [would] love to vote but they cannot vote because of funds … so those companies are making it easy for them,” said Faouzi Salem, a Future Movement co-ordinator in Calgary.”