Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdullatif Derian received Tuesday at Dar-al-Fatwa Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Bukhari.
A statement by Dar-al-Fatwa indicated that during the meeting, Ambassador Bukhari highlighted to his host Saudi Arabia’s “keenness on Lebanon’s security, safety and stability,” and reiterated the Kingdom’s support for all the Lebanese.
He also heaped praise on the “unifying role assumed by Dar-al-Fatwa,” hoping that the current crisis will soon end and that prosperity and safety return to Lebanon.
Commenting on the “Deal of the Century,” Bukhari renewed Saudi Arabia’s solidarity with the Palestinian people and their legitimate rights.
“Saudi Arabia holds onto a just solution that ensures the rights of the Palestinian people and the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital,” the Ambassador said.
Source: National News Agency