APRIL 27, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) In a press release by the Italian Embassy in Beirut, it said: “The Italian Embassy in Beirut announces the visit to Lebanon of the Italian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, M. Lapo Pistelli, from April 28th until April 30th, 2015.”
Release added: “On Tuesday April 28th, Mr. Pistelli will pay a visit to the Italian contingent operating within UNIFIL plus, where he will meet with UNIFIL Force Commander, Gen. Luciano Portolano, and visit the LAF Training Centre financed by Italy.”
Release went on to say: “On Wednesday April 29th, the Italian Deputy Minister will meet Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, Prime Minister Tammam Salam and the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants Gebran Bassil.”
During his presence in Lebanon, Pistelli will visit cooperation projects implemented by the Italian Development Cooperation Office in Lebanon in collaboration with Italian NGOs in South and North Lebanon, release concluded.
SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON