Lebanon's Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil, explains on the map about the offshore block 9 which Israel claims, during an interview with the Associated Press at his office, in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
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President Michel Aoun raised concerns regarding Israel's intentions towards the controversial Gas Block 9 in a meeting Monday with Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos, who met with several Lebanese officials throughout the day. The Lebanese officials were responding to an Israeli claim to sovereignty over the block, which Lebanon claims as its territory.President Michel Aoun and several Lebanese parliament officials were quick to respond to Lieberman's claims.Defense Minister Yaacoub Sarraf was also present in the meeting.Lebanese ministers have been vocal on the issue of the gas block since Lieberman's statement.
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