Nuhad Mashnouk from Bkerki: We support Patriarch’s call for dialogue, electing president

JANUARY 15, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Interior and Municipalities Minister, Nuhad Mashnouk, on Thursday expressed support for Maronite Patriarch Bechara Rahi’s stance that calls for “dialogue among all Lebanese sides in order to elect a president for the country as soon as possible and accomplish the political security.”

Mashnouk, accompanied by MP Hadi Hobeich, visited today Rahi in Bkerki and discussed with him developments, with the minister briefing his host over the local security situation, notably the recent accomplishment in Roumieh.

Amongst Rahi’s visitors had been former MP Michael Daher, Nizar Younis, and others.