Druze Sheikh Aql, Naim Hassan, contacted Monday the President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, expressing his sincere wishes on the occasion of the glorious Easter holiday and emphasizing "the importance of joining hands to achieve the best for the country."
Hassan stressed "the need for internal unity and coexistence to preserve and boost the state's stability."
He also hoped that "Lebanon will survive the burdening cloud of pressing economic and daily living dossiers, and that the country will enjoy a new resurrection and rise at all levels...in addition to succeeding in achieving reform, fighting corruption and stopping waste expenditure."
The Druze Sheikh Aql also conducted a similar phone call to Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Bechara Boutros al-Rahi, confirming "continued communication between all spiritual and national figures to protect the country from the challenges that beset it."
Hassan also contacted former President Michel Sleiman to express Easter greetings.
Meanwhile, the Druze Sheikh Aql renewed his condemnation of the vicious attacks on Christians in Sri Lanka, calling for "real efforts to fight terrorism and extremism."
Source: National News Agency