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Hezbollah leader trip controversy

BEIRUT:

Ibrahim Amin al-Sayyed, head of Hezbollah's political council, has told the head of the Maronite church on Friday that his planned trip to Jerusalem to accompany Pope Francis would have "negative repercussions".Maronite Patriarch Beshara al-Rai has said he will join the pope on his May 24-26 tour, drawing criticism in Lebanon.

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