National Defense Minister Yacoub Sarraf received on Wednesday former Deputy PM and Defense Minister Samir Moqbel, whereby they discussed the overall situation on the local arena.

Minister Sarraf also met with US Ambassador to Lebanon, Elizabeth Riachard, the current situation in Lebanon and the region, in addition to military cooperation between the two countries.

Sarraf then met with Brazilian Ambassador to Lebanon, George Giraldo Al-Qadri, whereby they held a tour d'horizon bearing on the overall situation in the region.

Talks also reportedly dwelt on means of bolstering bilateral relations, notably at the military level.

Source: National News Agency