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Azzi from Bkirki: I respect Kataeb, my presence in Cabinet to represent Maronite role

Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Beshara Rai met on Tuesday before noon at Bkirki with Labor Minister, Segaan Azzi. The latter discussed the latest developments regarding the Syrian refugees' case as well as his dismissal from Kataeb Party.

"I respect Kataeb party and my presence in the Cabinet is to represent the Maronite role," Azzi said following the meeting.

On the other hand, he briefed the Patriarch on the latest developments regarding the Syrian refugees in Lebanon and the ministry's role to confront the naturalization of displaced Syrians on Lebanese territory, which would harm the Lebanese entity.

Source: National News Agency