Thursday, 14 Nov 2019

Swiss President places wreath on Martyrs’ statue

President of the Swiss Confederation, Alain Berset, currently on an official visit to Lebanon, visited on Monday the Martyrs' Square in Downtown Beirut and placed a wreath on the martyrs' monument.

A celebration was held marking the occasion in the presence of Caretaker National Defense Minister, Yaacoub Sarraf, State Minister for Combating Corruption, Nicholas Tueni, Beirut Governor, Ziad Shbib, and other senior officials and dignitaries.

Earlier on Monday, Berset joined a business breakfast with a number of businessmen. Talks featured high on investment and cooperation opportunities between Lebanese and Swiss businessmen.

Source: National News Agency

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