|Sayyed Fadlallah Received the Iranian Ambassador:|
I call for political discloser in the relations with Lebanon
The Religious Authority H.E. Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah received the Iranian Ambassador to Lebanon, Muhammad Rida Shibani, and discussed with him the recent developments in Lebanon and the region.
The Ambassador briefed the Sayyed on the visit of the Lebanese President to Iran and the warm welcome and official care he was embraced with, which reflects the respect of the Iranian authorities to the President in person, in addition to their caring for the Lebanese people. The Iranian Ambassador also briefed His Eminence about President Sulaiman's meeting with the Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei.
Shibani emphasized the concern of the Islamic Republic over the stability and sovereignty of Lebanon. He stressed that Iran will continue its support to Lebanon and the Lebanese state, especially in the fields of reconstruction and rebuilding the infrastructure that was destroyed by the Israeli aggression in the summer of 2006.
On his part, H.E. emphasized the importance of consolidating the official Iranian-Lebanese relations that reflect the brotherly relations between the two peoples. The Sayyed appreciated the invitation of the Lebanese personalities to visit Iran to strengthen the religious social and political relations, and called for political disclosure in the relations of the various states with Lebanon, and called for investing these relations in what promotes the sovereignty and independence of Lebanon, away from any dependence or interference in the Lebanese affairs.
The Sayyed also called on all Arabs and Muslims to join hands in defending the Palestinian and making every effort to put an end to the siege on Gaza.