Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is expected to visit to Paris next Wednesday. The top 3 French leaders ;President Nicolas Sarkozy, French Prime Minister Francois Fillon and French Senate President Gerard Larcher are expected to host special banquets in Hariri’s honor according to An Nahar newspaper
During his 2 day official visit, Hariri is also expected to meet with French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner and Parliament Speaker Bernard Accoyer.
According to local reports Hariri will be discussing with the French officials the Lebanese-Syrian ties, including border demarcation, armed Palestinian bases outside refugee camps and the issue of missing Lebanese.
Hariri is also expected to discuss the reforms that the Lebanese government is planning to undertake, Paris 3 conference , the French loan that Sarkozy had promised , the national dialogue and the defense strategy.