Gemayel elected VP International Center Democratic Party


Former Lebanese president and current Phalange party leader Amine Gemayel was elected as vice president of the the International Center Democratic Party( ICDP) in addition to his election as president of the Party’s Mideast region, National News Agency reported on Friday.

The elections took place during the annual conference of the Union.

Gemayel held meetings with a number of political dignitaries present at the conference including Syrian National Council’s leader Abdel Basset Sayda, NNA also reported

According to the NNA, the conference also approved a paper presented by the Phalange Party and which stressed Lebanon’s principles of sovereignty, including “highlighting Lebanon’s neutrality with regard to all armed conflicts in the region, with the exception of the Arab-Israeli conflict… as well as maintaining relations between Lebanon and Syria based on the mutual respect of sovereignty.”