NNA - President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, on Tuesday met with a delegation of the Supreme Judicial Council, headed by Jean Fahed.
During the meeting, Aoun stressed the importance of the independent work of the judiciary, saying it is protected by the Lebanese Constitution.
Moreover, Aoun called for speeding up judicial appointments.
The President also conferred with Defense Minister, Yaccoub Sarraf, with whom he discussed the current security situation in the country, particularly along the Lebanese-Syrian borders.
Aoun later welcomed Lebanese Ambassador to Jordan, Tracy Chamoun, and a delegation of the Lebanese Canadian Club.
Source: National; News Agency