| 25 May 2024, Saturday |

Bassil felicitates Iranian counterpart upon assuming new position

Free Patriotic Movement Leader, MP Gebran Bassil, on Thursday contacted  by phone Iranian Foreign Minister, Hussein Amir Abdollahian, and congratulated him upon assuming his new ministerial post.

The Free Patriotic Movement’s press office said in a statement, “During a lengthy phone call, the pair discussed the situation in the region and Lebanon. Local developments were discussed in light of the existing efforts to form a new government, as well as the economic hardships that afflict Lebanon, the internal and external political crisis, and the economic conditions in the country.”

Both men also saw eye-to-eye on the pressing need to work and cooperate between the two countries to help Lebanon out of the prevailing impasse.”

  • NNA