President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun, on Monday received at the Baabda palace MP Sethrida Geagea, who extended to him an invitation to attend the Cedars International Festival 2018.
MP Sethrida Geagea thanked President Aoun for his patronage of the Cedars' International Festival "in view of his constant concern to encourage art and culture in all Lebanese regions."
"We extended an invitation to President Aoun to attend the concert of the great Singer, Magida Roumi, on July 28, 2018, with the aim of raising Lebanon's name up high and recognizing its universal status through its five archaeological sites inscribed on the World Heritage List," MP Sethrida said on emerging.
President Aoun, in turn, highlighted the political and cultural importance of the Cedars International Festival, which he described as a "tourism pillar in Lebanon".
Source: National News Agency