KUWAIT CITY, Jan 23, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, along with senior Kuwaiti officials, held talks Tuesday with visiting Lebanese President Michel Aoun and a delegation accompanying him.
His Highness the Amir led the discussions on the Kuwaiti side, while Aoun headed the Lebanese delegation. Speaking to the press after the encounter, Minister of State for Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah said that the talks centered on bilateral ties and issues of mutual concern. He pointed out that a sense of amity pervaded the discussions between both sides, which reflects the camaraderie both nations share. President Michel Aoun, accompanied by an official delegation earlier, arrived in Kuwait on an official visit.
The Lebanese president was received at the airport by His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim, Deputy Chairman of the National Guard Sheikh Meshaal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah and several other senior state officials. The accompanying mission of honor is led by Advisor at the Amiri Diwan Mohammad Abdullah Abu Alhasan. The Lebanese president’s accompanying delegation comprises Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants Jebran Bassil, Minister of Communications Jamal Al-Jarrah, Minister of State for Human Rights Ayman Choucair, Minister of State for Administrative Development Affairs Inayat Ezzdin and several other senior officials.