Prime Minister, Tammam Salam, congratulated on Sunday the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) on the occasion of Army Day.
He hailed, in a statement, the sacrifices of the army in defending Lebanon and preserving its security, stability, protection, and internal unity.
He also praised the memory of the martyrs who were killed by the Israeli enemy and terrorist groups.
Salam saluted the military hostages held by terrorists, confirming to them and their families that the Lebanese state and institutions would not spare any effort to end this tragedy.
“We wish to celebrate the Army Day in the presence of a President, the head of state and symbol of unity,” the Premier added in his statement.
“We also seize this opportunity to renew our call to the parliament to carry out its constitutional duty and elect a president as soon as possible,” the statement concluded.
Source: National News Agency