President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, on Wednesday followed up on the latest cabinet formation developments, especially in light of the meeting that he had held yesterday evening with Prime Minister-designate, Saad Hariri.
On another level, President Aoun and former Minister, Freij Sabonjian, broached the general situation and the most recent developments in the country.
"The current situation requires rallying around the President to enable him to face developments and steer the ship to the safety shore," the former Minister said.
Separately, President Aoun discussed with Lebanon's Ambassador to Tunisia, Tony Franjieh, the latest on the Lebanese-Tunisian relations, as well as preparations underway for the Arab Summit in Tunisia, set to take place in March.
Furthermore, the president received New Year felicitations from his US counterpart, Donald Trump, Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, and Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani.
Source: National News Agency