Kanaan, Riachi visit Bkerki: We hope this experience sets good example to all

November 11, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Change and Reform Parliamentary bloc MP, Ibrahim Kanaan, and Head of the Lebanese Forces’ Media and Communication unit, Melhem Riachi, on Wednesday visited Maronite Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros Rahi and briefed him on the latest concerning the impending legislative session.

In the wake of the meeting, Kanaan relayed the Maronite Patriarch’s consent concerning the LF-FPM rapprochement, hoping that it will evolve to include all the political parties.

“Our unity is the most important of all. When we have common goals, we can achieve much. We hope this experience proves to be a good example for all to follow,” Kanaan added.

In turn, Riachi hailed today’s political victory and considered it one that involves all the Lebanese alike.

“We have been more than pleased to meet with the Patriarch, as this has been an occasion to brief him on the declaration of intensions between the Lebanese Forces and the Free Patriotic Movement,” he added.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY