Salam receives Kaag

JANUARY 23, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)Prime Minister Tammam Salam, met on Friday with the UN representative in Lebanon, Sigrid Kaag, recently nominated for this post.

According to the UN official who spoke after the meeting, discussions focused on the general situation and the importance of anchoring stability and security in Lebanon.

She mainly reiterated the importance of respecting Resolution 1701, recalling that Ban had called the day after the Qunaitra assault, upon the parties to the conflict to refrain from taking any belligerent act so as to avoid the escalation of the situation.

SOURCE: National News Agency- Lebanon