NNA - In an issued statement marking "Resistance and Liberation Day" on Friday, House Speaker Nabih Berri paid tribute to all fallen martyrs who lost their lives for preserving the nation, stressing that the unity of the Lebanese is the guaranteed weapon for liberating their remaining lands.
"In commemoration of Liberation Day, we celebrate the day of glorifying the bodies implanted in the earth and blossoming in the soil of our homeland...The weapon of our unity is the guarantor of liberating the rest of our land and water," said Berri.
Meanwhile, the House Speaker met today with Spanish Ambassador to Lebanon Jose Maria Ferre, who visited him at Ain el-Tineh to extend an official invitation from his Spanish Counterpart to visit Spain. The encounter was a chance to dwell on latest developments.
The Speaker later met with Coordinator of the United Nations Activities in Lebanon, Philippe Lazareni, with talks touching on the latest developments in Lebanon and the region.
On the other hand, Berri continued to receive congratulatory cables and well-wishing calls on Liberation Day from various officials and prominent figures.