Opening Lebanese Wine conference in USEK

SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Agriculture Ministry, in cooperation with the Faculty of Agriculture and Nutrition in the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, on Tuesday organized the second world conference over the Lebanese wine, in presence of Maronite Patriarch Bechara Rahi, Foreign Affairs Minister Jibran Bassil, Agriculture Minister Akram Shuhayyib, and others.

Bassil hailed the Lebanese culture on the line of wine production, saying that such culture is “a work of resistance in face of the cruel takfiri assault.”

Shuhayyib, for his part, stressed on the necessity of boosting a total national adherence to the Lebanese Army and security forces in order to face the takfiris and defeat them.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY LEBANON