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Berri: For demonstrating wisdom and preserving national unity

House Speaker, Nabih Berri, has been following up on the painful incidents that took place on Sunday and their ramifications on the general situation in the country.

In this framework, Speaker Berri conducted a series of contacts in a bid to ease repercussions of the Aley region incidents.

Berri stressed: "Now it is time to resort to reason and wisdom and to do everything possible to maintain unity and stability," expressing full confidence in the insight of the noble mountain dignitaries.

The Speaker called for the judiciary to take its role in the opening of an investigation till the end.

On the other hand, Berri received at his Ain El Tineh residence the charge d'affaires of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Lebanon, Ergean Kalikinov, who informed him of the measures adopted by the government of his country to contain the ramifications of the latest incidents that targeted several members of the Lebanese community and Arab nationals in Kazakhstan.

Kalikinov assured Berri that all the wounded have left the hospital.

The Kazakh Charge also extended to the Speaker an invitation to take part in the Euro-Asian parliamentary conference scheduled for next September in the Kazakh capital.

Berri also met with the Director-General for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Christian Danielsson, accompanied by EU Ambassador to Lebanon, Christina Lassen.

Source: National News Agency