Interior and Municipalities Minister Nuhad Mashnouk, currently in Tunisia, met on Wednesday with Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, on the sidelines of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers' meeting taking place in the Tunisian capital.

Talks reportedly dwelt on means of bolstering security cooperation between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia, whereby both deliberated over issues related to security coordination, with Saudi Arabia fully ready to assist Lebanon with all technical means in the fight against terrorism. Talks also touched on the probability of the holding of Arab Interior Ministers' Council's upcoming round of meeting in Beirut.

Saudi Crown Prince stressed the Kingdom's readiness to provide support to Lebanon.

On emerging, Minister Mashnouq said that the Saudi Kingdom is keen on Lebanon and its security, relaying the Kingdom's support to all the proposals reflecting the concept of the Lebanese state.

Source: National News Agency