Caretaker Information Minister, Ziad Makary, on Friday welcomed United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon's (UNIFIL) spokesperson, Andrea Tenenti, who expressed UNIFIL's keenness to strengthen relations with the Lebanese official media sector. In the wake of his meeting with Minister Makary, Tenenti further reaffirmed that UNIFIL is keen to establish relations with the National News Agency (NNA) and Tele Liban. 'We can obtain information on our missions in southern Lebanon, tasks that UNIFIL has been carrying out for years in order to maintain stability in this region in close cooperation with the Lebanese army, and to ensure assistance to local communities,' Tenenti said. Minister Makary separately welcomed Japanese Ambassador to Lebanon, Magoshi Masayuki, with whom he discussed bilateral relations. Makary also welcomed Former Information Minister, Walid Daouk, with whom he discussed the country's most recent developments in light of the ailing living conditions nationwide.
Source: National News Agency - Lebanon