Many Lebanese say that Hizbullah, whose chief, Hassan Nasrallah, was subordinate to Soleimani, is at the root of the country's problems.
Separatist forces are withdrawing from Abyan and the city of Aden under the terms of a power-sharing agreement with the government.
The Iranian president and foreign minister have criticised a new law promptly passed following the assassination of the regime's 'nuclear mastermind'.
Sheikh Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa will succeed his great uncle, who had held the post since the country's independence in 1971.
The party's actions as a client of the Iranian regime have isolated Lebanon as it navigates a financial crisis and continuing social unrest.
The agreement the government signed a year ago with the Southern Transitional Council is key to restoring the state, Yemen's president says.
A delegation of 13 business leaders joined a trip to the UAE organised by an Israeli venture capitalist firm to begin a new chapter.
Lebanon is looking to settle the maritime border dispute so it can press on with its offshore quest for oil and gas.
The new prime minister will form a cabinet of non politically aligned experts with the mission of implementing the French initiative roadmap.
Topics discussed included a ceasefire agreement, the launch of political negotiations and the resolution of the Safer terminal issue.