Gemayel defends Suleiman, not visiting Syria anytime soon


Phalange Party leader and former Lebanese president Amin Gemayel criticized the negative statements by some politicians against President Michel Suleiman’s foreign visits, and added that the president defends Lebanon’s interests and has shown openness to everyone.

Gemayel made the statement following his meeting with a delegation from the Maronite League headed by its president Joseph Tarabay.

Gemayel ruled out any possible visit to Syria in the near future.

We demand to have the best relations with Syria through after resolving the pending issues between the two countries,” Gemayel said. he described the Syrian warrants against some Lebanese officials “annoying .”