2000 News Story

Kingdom's leadership congratulates people of Lebanon

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz has sent a cable of congratulations to President of Lebanon Emil Lehud on the occasion of the liberation of southern Lebanon from the yoke of Israeli occupation. In the cable, he expressed the hope that Lebanon, by the grace of God Almighty, will realize its aspirations.
Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, and Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz sent similar cables. Crown Prince Abdullah also made a telephone call yesterday to President Lehud congratulating him, and exchanging with him views on the Middle East peace process and other issues of mutual interest.