Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Beshara Boutros Rahi, contacted Sunday morning President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, congratulating him on the occasion of Independence Day.
Rahi also briefed the President on the nature of his apostolic visit to Rome.
On the other hand, the Patriarch heaped praise on the fresh reconciliation between the Lebanese Forces Party and the Marada Movement, which turned the page on a painful era in the history of Lebanon.
Finally, Rahi wished Minister of Foreign Affairs Gibran Bassil success in the task assigned to him by President Aoun.
Source: National News Agency