House Speaker Nabih Berri met this afternoon with Qatari Ambassador to Lebanon, Ali bin Hamad Al Marri, who said on emerging that he conveyed the greetings of Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to Speaker Berri upon his re-election.
“Qatar always stands by Lebanon and its people,” emphasized Al Marri, wishing Lebanon continuous security and safety.
Berri later met with Chinese Ambassador to Lebanon, Wang Kejian , who handed him a letter from the Standing Chairman of the National People’s Congress (NPC), Li Zhanshu, congratulating him on his re-election.
The Chinese Ambassador expressed “high appreciation for the role played by Speaker Berri in promoting relations between Lebanon and China and developing parliamentary cooperation between both countries.”
Among the Speaker’s interlocutors for today was also UN-ESCWA Executive Secretary, Mohamed Ali Hakim, who congratulated Berri on his re-election and briefed him on the role of the Organization.
Source: National News Agency