Caretaker National Defense Minister, Yacoub Riad al-Sarraf, on Tuesday deemed the army as Lebanon's strong fortress, referring to incidents during the past two days on the southern border in Mays al-Jabal.
Minister Sarraf saluted in a statement the brave and courageous performance of the Lebanese army officers and soldiers in the face of the Israeli enemy soldiers.
Sarraf expressed appreciation of the efforts undertaken by the Lebanese army to maintain security and stability as well as to protect the border.
The Minister underlined support for the Lebanese army to carry out its sacred mission to preserve and defend the homeland.
Source: National News Agency