The Minister of National Defense, Elias Bou Saab, extended condolences, on behalf of the President of the Lebanese Republic, to Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq Bin Taymour, and Omani officials, upon the death of the late Sultan Qabous.

Bou Saab conveyed the best wishes for success, from President Aoun, to Sultan Haitham. While the Omani Sultan expressed his sincere appreciation to President Aoun for his condolences, asking God to spare the Lebanese all harm.

The delegation accompanying Bou Saab included: MP Hani Kobbeisi (who conveyed condolences from the Speaker of the Parliament, Nabih Berri), and the Lebanese Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman, Albert Samaha.

The Presidential envoy, and the accompanying delegation, will return to Beirut, this afternoon, after offering condolences.

Source: National News Agency