A parliamentary delegation of the Defense Committee in the Bengali parliament met on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Lebanese MPs of the National Defense and Interior and Municipalities Committee at the Lebanese parliament. Discussions reportedly featured high on bilateral ties between the two countries and the parliamentary relations between the two parliaments and the need to develop them.
MPs Alain Aoun, Bassem Al-Shab and Ali Osseiran welcomed the Bengali delegation.
Talks stressed the Bengali participation in the UNIFIL as well as the military cooperation between the two countries, especially in the Maritime Forces field.
It is worth to note that Bangladesh has two battleships among the UNIFIL forces while all other countries participated in only one.
Discussions also tackled the economic cooperation and exchange between the two countries as well as the Bengali workers in Lebanon.
Source: National News Agency