Friday, June 18

Fneish to Lebanese sports delegation in Jakarta: You honored your country!

Caretaker Youth and Sports Minister, Mohammed Fneish, congratulated Tuesday the Lebanese delegation partaking in the 18th Asian Games hosted by the Indonesian city of Jakarta, praising the performance of Ray Bassil and Alain Moussa in reaping two gold medals for Lebanon in the shooting competition for various Asian athletic teams.

Fneish also congratulated Dominique Abi Nader for winning the 86 Kg silver medal in free wrestling and Leticia Aoun for winning the bronze medal in Taekwondo.

The Minister, who was in contact with Lebanon's delegation members today, hoped that they would reap more medals and good results for Lebanese sports in the Asian Games, adding, "The Sports Ministry's faith in these heroes was not in vain."

Fneish concluded by congratulating the Lebanese on "this great sports achievement" and on the holy Adha Feast, hoping that "it would carry goodness and blessings to all of Lebanon and its people."

Source: National News Agency