Bassil: We stand by France in war against terrorism

JANUARY 9, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister Gebran Bassil held a telephone conversation with the Foreign Minister of France, Laurent Fabius, and offered condolences on behalf of the Lebanese state on the victims of the terrorist crime that targeted the headquarters of “Charlie Hebdo” newspaper in Paris.

Bassil stressed “full solidarity with France by Lebanon, the country which went through similar moments due to the many terrorist attacks against the media.”

The Minister also highlighted Lebanon support to France in its war against terrorism, felicitating the French authorities on the speed in revealing terrorists.