Gemayel welcomes Le Pen, says Kataeb backs ‘safe zones’ in Syria
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen visited on Monday Kataeb chief, MP Sami Gemayel, who underlined to his guest “the common values between the Lebanese and French people,” as indicated by a party’s statement.
“Lebanon has weathered extremism in the hardest times. It shall remain a model of living in freedom and dignity,” Gemayel reportedly said.
“Extremism undermines the basics of civilized values,” he added, highlighting the importance of Lebanon’s “positive neutrality.”
Moreover, the lawmaker said that his party backed the establishment of safe zones in Syria, under the supervision of the international community.
For her part, Le Pen promised to exert efforts to bolster friendship with Lebanon.
Source: National News Agencyhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/gemayel-welcomes-le-pen-says-kataeb-backs-safe-zones-in-syria/General