Berri receives Sheikh Al-Khatib, broaches general situation with MP Bizri, sends congratulatory cable to Senegalese President on his election

NNA – House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Tuesday received at the Second Presidency in Ain el-Tineh, Deputy Head of the Higher Islamic Shiite Council, Sheikh Ali Al-Khatib.

Speaker Berri also received at Ain El-Tineh, Member of Parliament Dr. Abdel Rahman Bizri, with whom he broached the general situation, political developments, and legislative affairs.

On the other hand, Berri cabled the Senegalese President-elect Bessero Diomay Fay, congratulating him on his election as Senegalrsquo;s President.

In his cable, Berri wished the Senegalese President success in his new duties, wishing Senegal further progress and prosperity, and for the Senegalese people further security and stability.

quot;We seize the occasion to confirm our readiness to cooperate in various domains, especially in the legislative field, for the benefit of our two friendly countries and peoples,rdquo; Berri said in his cable.


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