Rahi welcomes Qahwaji at Diman

July 30, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Mar Beshara Boutros Rahi, on Thursday welcomed at Diman Army Chief, General Jean Qahwaji, to whom he expressed condolenceson the fresh martyrdom of Colonel Rabih Kheil.

Rahi, who said he always prayed for the army, indicated that the Lebanese military constituted the safe haven for citizens, and were the real protectors of the nation.

Both the Cardinal and Qahwaji held a behind-closed-doors meeting, whereby they discussed latest local developments, especially on the security level.