Sami Gemayel meets Schenker: For border control, respect and implementation of 1701, 1559

Lebanese Kataeb Party Chief, MP Sami Gemayel, met this evening at the 'Kataeb House' in Saifi with US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker, accompanied by his deputy Joel Rayborn and US Ambassador Elizabeth Richard, in the presence of Deputy Elias Hankash and former Minister Alain Hakim.

Gemayel confirmed to Schenker "the significance of respecting and implementing the international resolutions, especially #1559 and #1701, as well as the importance of pursuing the US support for the Lebanese army, the sole side eligible of defending Lebanon and protecting the Lebanese."

He also stressed "the need to control the borders to preserve the sovereignty of Lebanon from any violation, alongside the necessity of carrying out the required reforms to ensure the economy's rise."

Source: National News Agency