Berri broaches developments with UNIFIL delegation, Education Minister

  • Date: 26-Jan-2023
  • Source: National News…
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Berri broaches developments with UNIFIL delegation, Education Minister

NNA - House Speaker Nabih Berri on Thursday welcomed at his Ein Al-Tineh residence the Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations at the United Nations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, UNIFIL head of mission and Commander-in-Chief, Major General Aroldo Lazaro, and United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Joanna Wronecka, with whom he broached the country’s general situation. For his part, the House Speaker stressed the paramount importance of UNIFIL’s role in monitoring and curbing daily Israeli breaches and violations of UN Resolution #1701," stressing "Lebanon's commitment to it."

Berri then lauded the deep and historical relationship between the Lebanese and UNIFIL.

The House Speaker separately had an audience with Caretaker Minister of Education, Abbas al-Halabi, who visited him with an accompanying delegation. The meeting reportedly assessed the country’s educational status and the many challenges it currently faces. 

Berri later received President of the Lebanese American University, Professor Michel Moawad.