“Future” bloc head, MP Bahiya Hariri, welcomed on Friday at her residence in Majdelyoun the Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Bukhari, in the presence of former Prime Minister, Fouad Siniora, and Mufti of Sidon and its Neighborhood Sheikh Selim Soussan.

Ambassador Abdel Mawla Al Solh, Sidon Municipality head, Mohammed Al-Saoudi, and scores of Sidon dignitaries were also present.

Talks during the visit reportedly touched on the general situation and the bilateral relations between the Saudi Kingdom and Lebanon.

Discussions also covered a range of developmental, educational and cultural issues of mutual concern.

MP Hariri welcomed Ambassador Bukhari in Sidon, heaping praise on the role of Saudi Arabia and its permanent stand by Lebanon during all difficult junctures.

Earlier, Ambassador Bukhari has performed Friday prayers at the Sidon’s Bahaeddine Hariri mosque, with prayers led by Sheikh Soussan.

Source: National News Agency