October 29, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Former president, Michel Sleiman, stressed on Thursday need to have all parties cooperate to secure the servicemen’s salaries, describing that as an urgent national need and calling upon “the cabinet to swiftly deal with this file and not to leave it hostage to any polarizations.”
Sleiman stressed during chairing the preparatory committees to the “Republic Gathering” his position from the trash crisis, underscoring the “need not to categorize this file on confessional basis and to involve all social and regional components as to shoulder the burdens and responsibilities ” in this context.
While welcoming the member of the Central Committee in “Fath ” movement, Azzam Al-Ahmad, delegated from the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, Sleiman warned from the gravity of messing with the security of the camps in Lebanon, especially that of “Ain El-Heloueh”.
Sleiman called upon all Palestinian forces to beware the possibility of manipulating and recruiting some young people to perform terrorism acts.
In turn, Azzam thanked Sleiman on his continuous support as well as his close follow up to the details of the Palestinian cause and Al-Aqsa Mosque.
SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON