The Reconciliation meeting between Hezbollah and Progressive Socialist Party kicked off in Choueifat . as expected PSP leader MP Walid Jumblatt, Lebanese Democratic Party leader MP Talal Arslan, Hezbollah’s representative MP Mohammed Raad, and Amal’s representative MP Ali Hassan Khalil addressed the attendees
Jumblatt was the first to speak : He addressed the people of Mount Lebanon, Dahiyeh, and Beirut by saying: Common struggle is our destiny. No return to May 7
Khalil : Today, we gather to restore the unity of stances and the painful chapters have been turned due to the sacrifices of everyone. Dialogue should be the only way for resolving our disputes
Raad who spoke on behalf of Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah : praised Jumblatt’s courage and said “We will stay consolidated and we will defend our land. Our solidarity solidified the option of resistance against every aggression, and together we will support the Palestinian cause.”
Arslan: No sound is louder than the sound of national reconciliation. Let’s embrace the resistance because it is the only guarantee to protect Lebanon.