Derian: Situation requires commitment to dialogue

FEBRUARY 2, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Mufti of the Republic, Sheikh Abdul Latif Derian said on Monday that the climate prevailing over the Lebanese scene requires commitment to dialogue.

Interviewed at the airport before traveling to Cairo on an official visit, the Mufti said he would meet with senior Egyptian officials, the Sheikh of Azhar and the Mufti of Egypt.

On a different note, Derian strongly condemned any attack conducted against civilians, referring to yesterday’s explosion that targeted a Lebanese pilgrims’ bus in Damascus.

SOURCE: National News Agency- Lebanon