Wednesday, June 23

Berri, Machnouk tackle security situation

House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Monday welcomed at his Ain al-Tineh residence, Caretaker Interior and Municipalities Minister, Nouhad Machnouk, with whom he discussed the overall security situation.

Speaker Berri also met with British Ambassador to Lebanon, Hugo Shorter, who came on a farewell visit upon the end of his diplomatic mission in Lebanon.

Berri also welcomed the Special Secretary for Strategic Affairs in the Brazilian Presidency, Hussein Calot, of Lebanese origin, heading a civil and military delegation.

Talks reportedly dwelt on the historic and significant relations between the two countries, and means of bolstering cooperation at the various levels.

Source: National News Agency