Embajada de España en Líbano

during his trip to Lebanon, on 3 AND 4 May, the minister of foreign affairs, European Union and cooperation, Josep Borrell, was received by the main authorities of the country: President Michel Aoun, the president of the parliament , nabih berri, and the president of the council of ministers, Saad Hariri. He also held a work lunch with his counterpart, foreign minister and emigrants, gebran basil.
In These meetings, the minister’s interlocutors explained to him the challenges facing the new government formed in January, such as economic and energy reforms that should be undertaken once the budget is approved, now in negotiation. They also revealed the economic and social impact of the generous reception of more than one million Syrian refugees.