Foreign Minister Meets Lebanese President In Beirut

BAGHDAD, Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari arrived in the Lebanese capital Beirut on a three-day official visit.

"Jaafari met with Lebanese President Michel Aoun this morning at Baabda Palace and discussed bilateral relations and ways to strengthen them," Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmad Mahjoub said in a statement.

"Jaafari's visit will last three days, during which he will meet Speaker Nabih Berri, Prime Minister Saad Hariri and a number of political and executive leaders." Mahjoub added.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency