NNA - PM-designate Saad Hariri, on Thursday received at the “Center House” the Assistant Secretary-General of the Arab League, Ambassador Hussam Zaki, accompanied by Ambassador Abdel-Rahman Al-Solh.
Discussions reportedly touched on the latest developments on the Lebanese and Arab arenas.
Following the meeting, Ambassador Zaki said he informed Hariri of the Arab League’s desire to help Lebanon overcome the current crisis it is facing due to the government formation deadlock.
Ambassador Zaki said, "The Arab League is ready to play any role requested of it, whether through shuttle diplomacy among the main parties concerned, or by ensuring an Arab framework where all the Lebanese political sides could meet under its auspices," he said.
Zaki hoped that this crisis would be over soon for the sake of the Lebanese people and the Lebanese state.
He also highlighted the necessity to put national interest above any other narrow considerations.