Lebanon’s elections are well known for their intricate political schemes and unorthodoxies.
In this election, the competition is materializing a tough challenge to the long-existing parties in the parliament with the rise of revolutionary youths driven by the existential need for deep change in the political arena.
Many of the traditional parties are reorganizing their electoral skills to hang on to their ruling positions in the parliament in one more fateful attempt against any tangible change shimmering under the debris.
Lebanon comprises 9 electoral districts, each with a varying number of seats for sectarian representation.
Here’s the list of all candidates in the North II district (Tripoli-Minnieh-Dennieh) for a more detailed look at the status quo:
Notes: In the list below, LF stands for the Lebanese Forces Party and PSP for the Progressive Socialist Party.