Caretaker Prime Minister Saad Hariri cabled Sultan of Oman Haitham bin Tariq Al Said, congratulating him on his new appointment, following the passing of the late Sultan Qaboos.
Hariri wished the new Sultan all success in leading the next phase in the lives of the Omanis, stressing "a constant endeavor to strengthen the relationship between Lebanon and the Sultanate in a way that serves the stability of the Lebanese and Omani people and their mutual interests in various fields."
"I affirm the depth of the ties between our two brotherly countries, which we will always strive to consolidate in a way that serves the stability of the Lebanese and Omani people and our common interests in various fields. I ask God Almighty to guide your steps and help you in assuming the tremendous responsibilities," said Hariri.
Source: National News Agency