Derian: Honest dialogue sole means to salvage situation in Lebanon

FEBRUARY 5, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Mufti of the Lebanese Republic, Sheikh Abdul Latif Derian, currently on a visit to Cairo, said on Thursday that honest dialogue between Lebanese political adversaries was the best means to straighten the shaky situation on the Lebanese internal scene.

The Mufti’s words came during a dinner banquet which had been held on his honor by the Lebanese Ambassador to Egypt.

The Mufti, who expressed full support to inter-Lebanese dialogue, hoped to see a Lebanese President be elected soon in a bid to preserve the nation’s sovereignty, security, and stability.