Tuesday, June 22

Jumblatt meets with US Defense Department delegation

Progressive Socialist Party Chief, former Minister and MP Walid Jumblatt, met this afternoon with the US Department of Defense delegation headed by Assistant Minister of Defense for International Security, Robert Karem, accompanied by US Ambassador to Lebanon, Elizabeth Richard, and the Director of Special Policy for Lebanon at the US Department of Defense, Anne Drissen.

Also attending were Caretaker Higher Education Minister Marwan Hamadeh and MP's Akram Shehayeb and Ghazi Aridi.

Talks during meeting centered on the general prevailing situation and recent developments, according to a statement by PSP's Media Commission.

Source: National News Agency