Lebanon News

Syrian envoy invites politicians to congratulate Assad

Syrian Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdel-Karim Ali attends a ceremony in Beirut's southern suburbs, Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)

BEIRUT: The embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic extended invitations Wednesday to Lebanese leaders to embark on a congratulatory visit to the mission Saturday after the re-election of President Bashar Assad last week.

According to a statement released by the embassy, Syrian Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdul-Karim Ali will receive politicians and party leaders who wish to congratulate the envoy on Assad’s third term.

The embassy will open the doors at the diplomatic mission’s headquarters in Yarze, Baabda to visitors from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday.





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