Parliament Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Monday welcomed at the Second Presidency in Ein El-Tineh, Caretaker Sports and Youth Minister, Vartine Ohanian, with talks reportedly touching on the current general situation and affairs relevant to the Ministry.
Speaker Berri also met with Head of the Lebanese Democratic Party, MP Talal Arslan, in the presence of former Minister, Saleh Al-Gharib, and MP Ali Hassan Khalil.
Discussions touched on the latest political developments and the general situation.
Former Minister Arslan left Ain El-Tineh without making any statement.
This afternoon, Berri received US Ambassador to Lebanon, Dorothy C. Shea.
On the other hand, and on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, Speaker Berri received a phone call from President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun, congratulating him on the blessed Eid.
Berri also received similar phone calls on the occasion of al-Adha Feast, notably from former PMs Saad Hariri, Nejib Mikati, Tamam Salam and Fouad Siniora, as well as from Caretaker PM Hassan Diab.
Berri also received congratulatory cables on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, notably from Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Tunisian House Speaker.