Lebanese officers attend their graduation ceremony marking the 69th Army Day, at a military barracks in Beirut's suburb of Fayyadieh, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. (The Daily Star/Lebanese Army Website, HO)
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Lebanon marked Army Day Friday with politicians emphasizing the importance of preserving the strength and unity of the national military as the region sinks deeper into turmoil.Berri said supporting the Army and increasing and developing its military equipment was necessary to preserve the intuition's strength.Moqbel also saluted the Army in a statement Friday.Congratulations for Army Day Friday were also voiced by Amal Movement MP Hani Qobeisi."Most of the time, terrorism hits the Army and security forces, but the mission to fight this terrorism is a burden on all Lebanese," Qobeisi said. He went on to recall the essential role that the Army had played and continued to play in the south to counter Israeli aggression.
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