Ali Akbar Velayati speaking after a meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam at the Grand Serail on Monday, May 18, 2015. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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The achievements of the Syrian army and Hezbollah in the Qalamoun battle help empower the "axis of resistance," an adviser to Iran's Supreme leader Ali Khamenei said Monday during a one-day visit to Beirut for talks with officials.After his meeting with Berri, the Iranian official headed to the Grand Serail to meet with Prime Minister Tammam Salam.He will be holding talks with Free Patriotic Movement leader Michel Aoun at 7 p.m., and is also expected to meet with Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah. Velayati served for 16 years as Iran's foreign minister, and currently heads the Center for Strategic Research, an Iranian think tank on strategy matters that was previously headed by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
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