The Turkish Foreign Ministry welcomed, in a press release on Tuesday, the general legislative elections in Lebanon that took place Sunday, May 6.
"We welcome that the general elections held today for the first time in nine years in Lebanon are completed peacefully," the Foreign Ministry said in the press release.
"We wish that the election results will contribute to the social peace, tranquility and stability of Lebanon and a new government embracing the Lebanese people will be formed as soon as possible," it added.
"Attaching great importance to the sovereignty, independence, security and stability of Lebanon, Turkey will continue to support in all spheres the friendly and brotherly people and Government of Lebanon," it concluded.
Source: National News Agency