Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R) meets with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil in Moscow, April 24, 2014. (REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Russia will work to boost the defense capacities of the Lebanese Army, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday, adding that his country respects the democratic process in Lebanon.Lavrov also said Russia would not interfere in the Lebanese presidential election.He said that "Lebanon is a complicated country and the Constitution should be respected by everyone," adding that his country would coordinate with anyone elected as the new head of state.For his part, Bassil said Russia could play a prominent role in contributing to political stability in Lebanon and the Middle East.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE