NNA – House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Thursday welcomed at the Second Presidency in Ain El-Tineh, the Czech Ambassador to Lebanon, Jiri Dolezel, with whom he discussed the current general situation and the bilateral relations between the two countries.
Speaker Berri also met with the Board Chairman and General Manager of the Lebanese Tobacco and Tunbac Monopoly Department (Regie), Nassif Seklaoui, on top of a delegation, who briefed the Speaker on the efforts and projects undertaken by the “Regie” amid the current circumstances.
Berri also received the Grand Mufti Al-Jaafari, Sheikh Ahmed Qabalan, and Dr. Ali Qabalan, with talks touching on the current general situation.
On the other hand, Berri cabled the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, expressing his deepest condolences on the passing of former Algerian President Abdelkader Bensalah.
Berri also sent a similar condolences cable to the Speaker of the Algerian National People’s Assembly, Ibrahim Bougali.