Berri welcomes delegation from French National Assembly, Senate

Speaker of the House, Nabih Berri, on Friday welcomed at his Ein Teeneh residence a delegation from the French National Assembly and Senate, in the presence of French Ambassador to Lebanon, Bruno Foucher.

Talks reportedly touched on the situation in Lebanon and the region.

For its part, the delegation expressed satisfaction concerning cabinet formation developments, emphasizing as well the French government's enthusiasm to implement CEDRE decisions.

The meeting had also been an occasion to hold a tour de horizon on the situation in Lebanon and Syria, as well as on the Middle East peace process, the Palestinian cause, and the demarcation of the southern Lebanese maritime border.

Separately, Berri met with the new German Ambassador to Lebanon, Georg Birgelen, and then with MP Farid Boustani.

Source: National News Agency