Mashnouq, Arab Banks Union mull anti terrorism means

APRIL 22, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Interior and Municipalities, Nohad Mashnouq, on Wednesday met at his office in the Ministry with the Secretary General of the Arab Banks Union, Wissam Fattouh, with whom he discussed the measures adopted by the Union in order to fight terrorism.

Fattouh extended the Minister with an invitation to participate in an anti-terrorism forum to be held in Beirut on forthcoming May 14.

He underlined that the forum would take place in presence of the Secretary General of the Arab Ministers Council, Mohammad Ali Koman.

The event will touch on the means to fight the funding of terrorism and terrorist groups.

Afterwards, Mashnouq met with a delegation of exportation truckers, in presence of the Secretary General of Future Movement, Ahmad Hariri.

Talks focused on the means to return to Lebanon Lebanese truckers stuck at the Jordanian and Saudi borders.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON