Former President Suleiman visits Derain, urges immediate presidential election amid national crisis

NNA – Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Latif Derian on Wednesday welcomed Former Lebanese President Michel Sleiman at Dar al-Fatwa.

Sleiman emphasized the urgency of electing a new president amid the current national crises, citing the dire state of institutions and the country#39;s overall distress. He also stressed the need to open Parliament without preconditions and to engage in dialogue to address the nation#39;s interests, including ending the conflict in the south.

In other meetings, Mufti Derian welcomed MP Walid al-Baarini, Akkar Mufti Sheikh Zaid Bakkar Zakaria, Lebanese University President Dr. Bassam Badran, and others, discussing regional and educational matters.