Lebanese Army Chief, General Joseph Aoun, confirmed the army's commitment to UN Security Council resolution 1701 and to countering and defeating cruel terrorist organizations.

General Aoun's stances came Wednesday as he received at his office in Yarze a delegation of Arab and foreign military attaches accredited in Lebanon.

The chief explained to his visitors the security tasks carried out by the army in defending Lebanon, saying, "We can never forfeit our sovereignty and rights."

He also presented his visionary regarding boosting the military cooperation with friendly foreign armies.

Source: National News Agency