Jumblatt meets Gerault, other diplomats

FEBRUARY 4, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Democratic Gathering Leader, Walid Jumblatt, met on Wednesday with Head of the French Foreign Ministry’s Middle East and North Africa Department, Francois Girault, over a lunch banquet which had been held by the French Ambassador to Lebanon, Patrice Paoli.

Separately, Jumblatt met with the Russian Ambassador to Lebanon, Alexander Zasypkin, with talks between the pair reportedly touching on most recent political developments at the local and regional scenes.

Jumlatt had held similar talks with the Yemeni Ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Ahmad Al Dailami.