Aoun welcomes newly elected Miss Lebanon
President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, on Friday congratulated newly-elected Miss Lebanon, Maya Raidi, on reaping Lebanon's beauty pageant throne. He wished her luck in her new mission spreading a positive image of Lebanon abroad, and endeavoring to serve the social and humanitarian goals that will be assigned to her in Lebanon.
Aoun's words came during a meeting at Baabda at Palace with Miss Lebanon, her family, and Tourism Minister, Avedis Guidanian.
Ms. Raidi expressed utmost pleasure at the opportunity to visit the President, whom she thanked for his sponsorship of her election ceremony, and for the support he had provided her with.
I will mostly work during the year to follow-up on the affairs of Lebanese women, defend their rights and issues, and represent Lebanese beauty in Miss Universe Pageant, Miss Lebanon said.
Source: National News Agency