Jumblatt: Turkey is keen to isolate Lebanon from Syrian crisis


Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt said in a statement on Thursday following his return from a trip to Ankara that Turkey is keen on not allowing the Syrian crisis to affect Lebanon.

Jumblatt stressed the importance of maintaining stability in Lebanon to avert any repercussions the Syrian crisis may have on the country.

Jumblatt who met Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu also said that the political solution alone is enough to end the Syrian crisis

“The political solution alone will end the Syrian regime’s violence against protesters”, he said