Businessman Samir Khatib withdraws his candidacy for the Prime Minister position after failing to secure enough votes from the Sunni Muslim bloc last week. This leaves the ousted Saad Hariri as the only potential candidate. Massive protests are formed outside the (Al Jazeera)
Current events of December 7, 2019 (2019-12-07) (Saturday)
In Miramar, Florida, police pursuing jewel thieves through traffic engage in a shootout leaving both perpetrators dead alongside two bystanders (one of whom is a UPS driver who had been taken hostage).