Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri received this afternoon at the “Center House” a delegation from the city of Sidon in presence of MP Bahia Hariri, Mufti of Sidon and the South Sheikh Salim Sousan, Father Jihad Francis representing the Greek Orthodox Bishop of Sidon and Deir al-Qamar Elias Kfoury, the President of Sidon municipality Mohamad Saudi, members of the municipal council, mayors and economic and social figures from the city.

Hariri said: “Sidon is very dear to my heart as it was dear to Rafic Hariri who gave this city a lot. Also, MP Bahia Hariri has been working day and night for the city since 1992 to develop the city and improve the status of its citizens.”

He praised the head of Sidon municipality and the efforts he is exerting to execute several developmental projects that would benefit all citizens, stressing the importance of coexistence that Sidon embodies in every sense.

He reiterated the call for ending the presidential vacancy that is the direct cause of all political, social, economic, security and environment problems, hoping to reach a solution to the trash problem very soon.

Hariri promised the citizens of Sidon to visit them very soon to have a closer look to its situation and problems.

For her part, MP Bahia Hariri asserted that Sidon and its people are eagerly waiting the visit of Premier Hariri to the city anytime he judges appropriate.

Later on, Premier Hariri received a delegation from the engineers sector in the “Future Movement”, in the presence of MP Mohamad Hajjar and Head of Beirut Order of Engineers Khaled Shehab. He talked to them about the general situation in the country and said that he will do his best “to end the vacancy and elect a president because it is the key to solving most of the problems that we suffer from and to protect Lebanon from any discord and raging fires in Syria and other areas.”

He added: “This is our role and our mission, and we will not stop regardless of the challenges and difficulties, and we hope to succeed in the end.”

Source: National News Agency

syrianewsgazette.comGeneral
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri received this afternoon at the 'Center House' a delegation from the city of Sidon in presence of MP Bahia Hariri, Mufti of Sidon and the South Sheikh Salim Sousan, Father Jihad Francis representing the Greek Orthodox Bishop of Sidon and Deir al-Qamar Elias Kfoury,...