RIACHY MEETS IN CAIRO WITH EGYPT PRESIDENT, POPE TAWADROS

Minister of Information, Melhem Riachy, on Wednesday met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, within the context of a visit paid by the Arab Information Ministers partaking in a summit that shall be held today at the Arab League in Cairo.

During the conference, Riachy will be delivering Lebanon’s word, whereby he shall make suggestions regarding fighting terrorism through media means, in addition to cancelling the ministries of information throughout the Arab world. He will also propose to hold the ministers’ next meeting in Beirut.

On Tuesday, Riachy visited Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, in presence of Director General of the Ministry of Information Dr. Hassan Falha, and National News Agency Director Laure Sleiman.

Talks reportedly touched on the current general situation.

Source: National News Agency