MARONITE PATRIARCH: HEROISM LIES IN AVOIDING WAR, NOT IN WAGING ITAl-Mnifi discusses with the President of Brazil the strengthening of bilateral relations.

The Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi, presided over Sunday Mass in Bkerké.

During this Mass, Caritas Lebanon launched its annual campaign under the slogan “From Your Hand to the Door of Heaven.”

In his sermon, al-Rahi emphasized that true heroism lies in avoiding war, not in waging it.

He stressed that the current state of division and mistrust, which hinders the functioning of the state, cannot continue.

Al-Rahi said, “Let everyone put above all else the goal of building national unity through new means and a new language, especially loyalty to our ultimate homeland, Lebanon.”

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

Today, Sunday, in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, the President of the Presidential Council, ‘Mohamed Al-Mnifi,’ discussed with the President of Brazil, ‘Luis Inacio Lula da Silva,’ the strengthening of bilateral relations between the two countries, and the return of the Brazilian embassy and companies to Libya.

The Council’s media office stated that the two sides discussed during the meeting strengthening African-Brazilian relations and joint coordination regarding international regional issues of interest to both countries in international forums.

According to the media office, the two sides agreed to receive a Brazilian ministerial delegation in Tripoli in the near future.

Source: Libyan News Agency