President welcomes formation of new government in Lebanon
Lebanon – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, 10 September 2021
The French President welcomes the formation of a new government in Lebanon. It is an essential step towards taking the emergency measures that Lebanese people expect, to get the country out of the profound crisis it is in.
He wishes the President of the Council of Ministers, Mr Najib Mikati, success in his high office in the service of the Lebanese people.
He also emphasizes the need for all political leaders to honour the commitments they have made to enable the implementation of the reforms necessary for preparing Lebanon’s future and enabling the international community to lend it decisive assistance. Committed alongside all Lebanese people, the French President will continue acting for Lebanon’s peace, prosperity and stability./.