Minister of Social Affairs, Richard Kouyoumjian, on Friday welcomed in his office at the Ministry, a delegation of the US Congress.
Talks reportedly touched on most recent developments in Lebanon and the broad region.
After the meeting, Minister Kouyoumjian underlined the friendship ties between Lebanon and the United States of America, thanking the US for its support to the Lebanese army and community in all domains.
Kouyoumjian said that discussions focused on the Lebanese situation in light of the socio-economic and political conditions endured by the Lebanese as a result of the repercussions of the Syrian displacement.
Kouyoumjian also pointed out that talk also covered the US support for the Lebanese army, the situation in the south and the need to implement resolution 1701.
Source: National News Agency