National Day/ Lebanese Ambassador Hails Qatar’s Strong Regional Role

Doha, – HE Ambassador of the Republic of Lebanon in Doha Hassan Qassim Najem praised the great achievements of the State of Qatar on both domestic and international levels.

In remarks to Qatar News Agency (QNA) on the occasion of Qatar’s National Day, HE the Ambassador said facts testify for the progress made by Qatar in all domains as it is strongly present in the fields of international policy and has a significant role inside and outside the region. He added that Qatar’s rescue initiatives come at the right time and its tangible and concrete efforts are well recognized in all Arab countries.

HE the Lebanese Ambassador pointed to the great Qatari role in bringing Lebanese powers together in the 2008 Doha conference which put an end to the political and security tensions in the country, commending Qatar’s policy in solidarity with Lebanon and its people and in support of it in all fields.

On the Occasion of Qatar’s National Day, HE the Ambassador of Lebanon extended greetings to HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, HH the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani and to the Qatari people as well as residents.

He added that it is a precious occasion to celebrate the National Day when, the late Sheikh Jassem bin Mohammed bin Thani founded in 1878 the pillars of this country making it an entity that possesses all the elements of authenticity and the feeling of pride of belonging to it.

HE the Ambassador said that he feels elation when the festivities begin and he sees Qatari people rejoice and express pride in their country, recalling the motives prompting them to celebrate, that the country to which they belong has believed in them, invested in them and put them on the top of its priorities and that the Qatari leadership has consistently worked to achieve and economic and developmental rise, within the framework of the successive visions most recently Qatar Vision 2030. This Vision was developed to enhance the role of Qatari citizens, secure their welfare and diversify their sources of income.

In his remarks, HE the Lebanese Ambassador wished further development for the Qatari-Lebanese relations, saying: “As the Lebanese Ambassador in Doha, I feel overwhelmed with feelings of optimism whenever the two countries’ relations are weighed in the scale of assessment.” He added that Qatari-Lebanese relations have always been based on cooperation, respect and brotherhood that appear evident in the emotions of Qatari officials and citizens towards the constructive role of the Lebanese expatriates, residing in Qatar.

Source: Qatar News Agency