House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Monday continued to receive congratulatory cables and phone calls on his re-election as head of the legislative council.
Most prominent congratulatory cables were tipped from head of the Iranian Shura Council, Dr. Ali Larijani, Egyptian Speaker, Ali Abdel Aal, Speaker of the Syrian People's Assembly Hamouda Sabbagh, and the Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit.
On the other hand, Speaker Berri received a large delegation from Al Nejmeh Sports Club, led by its head Asaad Al-Sakkal.
Berri hailed the achievement realized by the Club to qualify for the final rounds of the Arab Clubs' Cup, saying "your achievement is a source of pride to Lebanon."
Berri underlined the paramount importance that players and audience demonstrate sportsmanship spirit and stay away from riot attitude
Source: National News Agency