Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Bukhari, on Friday visited the Center of the National Council for Combating Drug Addiction, in Sidon’s Hlaliye, at the invitation of former Prime Minister Fouad Siniora.

Ambassador Bukhari toured the various Center’s departments and divisions, and heard from officials about the Center’s special anti-drug programs and future work plan.

Bukhari was accompanied by Siniora, Sidon Municipality head, Mohammad Al-Saoudi, and the head of the Anti-Drug Bureau in south Lebanon, Major Haytham Soueid.

Bukhari expressed appreciation for the work in progress and the Center’s fierce fight against “a scourge that poses a threat to societies”.

Source: National News Agency