The Arab Republic of Egypt on Tuesday congratulated Lebanon on the successful completion of the parliamentary elections, which took place in a competitive atmosphere reflecting the democratic values and civilized conduct of the brotherly Lebanese people, a statement by Egypt's Foreign Ministry read.
The Foreign Ministry's statement hailed the Lebanese people's capability to maintain the stability of their country over the past years, despite the incidents and developments in the region.
The press release noted that "coexistence and balance are the key pillars for the future of the region and its countries."
Egypt affirmed its firm stance in support of Lebanon's security, stability and sovereignty, adding that the values of peace and national coexistence embodied by the Lebanese people in the recent electoral scene, can serve as an illuminating role model.
Source: National News Agency