Egyptian presidency felicitates Lebanese on Aoun election

Egypt’s presidency felicitated, in a statement on Monday, the Lebanese people on the election of General Michel Aoun as president of the Lebanese republic.

“This election is an important step to anchor the concept of the national state with its institutions, and it reflects the keenness of the different Lebanese political forces on prevailing the nation’s best interest, realizing political stability, and ending presidential vacuum,” the statement read.

Egypt also hoped that Aoun would achieve the ambitions of the Lebanese people towards a better future.

It also confirmed that depth of the historic ties between Lebanon and Egypt, as well as its keenness on the development of the bilateral relations on all levels.

Moreover, the statement expressed Egypt’s support for all the efforts aiming to enhance unity among the Lebanese.

Source: National News Agency.