Makkari, Egyptian Ambassador discuss boosting ties

FEBRUARY 10, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Deputy House Speaker, Farid Makkari, on Tuesday welcomed at his office in the Parliament Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Mohammad Badreddin Zayed.

“The meeting featured high on the means to bolster the relations between the two countries,” the envoy told reporters following the talks, indicating that he informed his host of the current situation in Egypt and the ongoing preparations to hold the Egyptian legislative polls to be held outside Egypt next month.

He also added that talks touched on the necessity to end the current presidential vacuum in Lebanon and restore stability.

SOURCE: National News Agency -Lebanon