Satterfield in Bkerki to offer condolences over Sfeir's death

Tue 14 May 2019 at 18:08 Politics


NNA - US Assistant Secretary of State, David Satterfield, on Tuesday visited Bkerki to offer condolences upon the loss of former Patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir.


"I came today to offer condolences on behalf of the American people upon the loss of Cardinal Nasrallah Boutors Sfeir," Satterfield said on emerging.


Satterfield eulogized the late Patriarch as a great national figure, saying he has worked for all the Lebanese and his country Lebanon.


The US senior official also saluted Patriarch  as a great defender of Lebanon’s sovereignty and independence.


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