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KATAEB LEADER MEETS WITH US AMBASSADOR TO LEBANON, EMPHASIZES IMPORTANCE OF LEBANON’S NEUTRALITY


Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel met with US Ambassador to Lebanon Lisa Johnson with talks featuring high on the latest developments in Lebanon and the region.

During the meeting, emphasis was placed on Lebanon’s importance, the Quintet Committee’s role, and its unified stance regarding the urgency of electing a president for the republic as soon as possible and facilitating the process by all parties involved.

Gemayel stressed the necessity of protecting Lebanon, its neutrality, and preventing its entanglement in the ongoing regional conflict.

He also urged the implementation of UNSC Resolution 1701, restoring Lebanon’s sovereignty, reinstating the functionality of its institutions, and separating the presidency from conflict-related issues.

Gemayel underscored the importance of the support provided by the United States to the Lebanese Army and its pivotal role in protecting the borders and defending Lebanon and its people.

The meeting was attended by Kataeb Lawmaker Selim Sayegh, Kataeb Political Bureau Memb
er Zeina Hobeika, as well as Kataeb Foreign Affairs Advisor Dr. Michel Abou Abdallah.

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

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