Lebanese lawmakers fail to elect new president in first vote

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Lebanese lawmakers have left a first round of presidential election with none of the candidates receiving the two-thirds majority needed to win.Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea got 48 votes from the March 14th bloc, 52 MPs cast blank ballots, while moderate figure Henry Helou from Walid Jumblatt's bloc received 16 votes.

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