The Lebanese-Saudi Summit has winded up with both sides voicing eagerness to bolster bilateral ties in an attempt to “bring back relations to their normal course,” NNA field reporter said on Tuesday.
The Saudi King confirmed his country’s refusal to meddle in internal Lebanese affairs, and reiterated his country’s keenness on having the Lebanese decide their own fate and affairs. The King also tasked his aides to follow up on issues proposed by Lebanese President, Michel Aoun, at the financial, military, security, and tourism levels.
Saudi Arabia and Lebanon have agreed to hold talks on restoring a $3-billion military aid package, a Lebanese source told AFP in Riyadh Tuesday.
“The blockage is lifted,” said the official source in the delegation of Lebanese President Michel Aoun, who held talks in the Saudi capital with King Salman.