Lebanese President Meets EU High Representative

Beirut, Lebanese President General Michel Aoun met Thursday with Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, who is currently visiting Lebanon.

President Aoun stressed, during the meeting, that “Lebanon believes that political and peaceful solution to the crisis in Syria is the right approach for any settlement to end the war and put an end to the suffering of displaced Syrians a matter that had negative repercussions on Lebanon.” He expressed hope for continued support of the EU for economic development projects in Lebanon.

In turn, Mogherini said: “the European Union will provide appropriate assistance to the Lebanese official institutions that governing the affairs of the displaced and the Lebanese host communities.

Source: Qatar News Agency