MONDAY, MAY 27, 2024


11:00. On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, the Ministry of Public Health launches the ‘National No Tobacco Campaign’, under the patronage and presence of the Minister of Public Health, Firas Al-Abyad, and Minister of Education and Higher Education, Abbas Al-Halabi

12:00. Caretaker Minister of Justice, Judge Henri Khoury, receives the Greek Ambassador, Despina Koukolopoulou, in his office at the ministry

14:00. The Juvenile Affairs and Child Rights Committee and the Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence Committee open a conference on: The use of social media by children, including the launch of the Save Your Child campaign, sponsored and attended by the head of the Beirut Bar Association, Fadi Masri

18:00. On the occasion of World Anti-Drug Day, caretaker Interior Minister, Bassam Mawlawi, visits the Addiction Training Museum in Jbeil

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

ISLAMIC RESISTANCE DIRECTLY HITS TWO ENEMY SOLDIERS’ BUILDINGS IN SHTOLA SETTLEMENT


The ‘Islamic Resistance’ issued a communique this evening, in which it said that “in support of our steadfast Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip, and in response to the Israeli enemy’s attacks on the steadfast southern villages and civilian homes, the Islamic Resistance fighters targeted today, Saturday, two buildings used by enemy soldiers in Shtola settlement, directly hitting them with appropriate weapons.”

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

ENEMY SHELLING CAUSES A FIRE TO BREAK OUT IN AL-KHIAM, RESIDENTS APPEAL TO CIVIL DEFENSE TEAMS


National News Agency correspondent in Marjayoun reported that the enemy’s artillery shelling targeted the town of al-Khiam this evening, causing a fire to break out and black smoke to rise as a result of a shell hitting a diesel tank near the Khiam detention center.

It was reported that the fire is intensifying as and spreading to neighboring homes, and that residents are appealing to civil defense teams gor help.

The enemy bombing is also targeting the town of Houla with phosphorus shells, and the Israeli army is combing the Hounin Valley with artillery and machine guns in the direction of the town of Kfar Kila.

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

ATALLAH ACCOMPANIES GHANAIAN ARMY CHIEF ON A SOUTHERN TOUR


Chairman of the Lebanese-Ghanaian Parliamentary Friendship Committee, MP Ghassan Atallah, accompanied today the Commander of the Ghanaian Army, Thomas Oppong Pepreh, on a tour in south Lebanon to check on the Ghanaian battalion operating within the UNIFIL peacekeeping forces, where the officers and soldiers who served in the region after the ‘Al-Aqsa Flood’ were honored.

Ghanaian Army Chief stressed that his country always stands by Lebanon and supports the implementation of international resolution, and hopes that “peace will prevail in Lebanon and the region and that Ghana will be a partner in this peace that will bring relief to the region.”

Earlier, MP Atallah and General Oppong Pepreh and his accompanying delegation visited Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, Prime Minister Najib Mikati, Caretaker Foreign Minister Abdallah Bou Habib, and Army Chief General Joseph Aoun, in the presence of Ghana’s Consul Ali Jaafar.

The Ghanaian Army Commander concluded his visit to Lebanon by meeting with the head of the F
ree Patriotic Movement, MP Gebran Bassil, during which he toured Batroun and was briefed on the development and tourism achievements in the region.

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

BASSIL: A SALUTE TO THE SOUL OF EVERY LEBANESE WHO DIED A MARTYR FOR LEBANON


Free Patriotic Movement Chief, MP Gebran Bassil, wrote today on his ‘X’ platform account: ‘On the day of liberation, a tribute to the spirit of every Lebanese who was martyred for Lebanon, and to every resistance fighter who protects our land, and an affirmation of Lebanon’s right to resist against any aggression or occupation….”

He added, “Protecting our homeland occurs through preserving the elements of our strength for our country, and only for our country, and by fortifying national unity through reviving constitutional institutions, most notably the presidency of the republic.’

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon

ISLAMIC RESISTANCE TARGETS ENEMY’S ZEBDIN POST IN OCCUPIED SHEBAA FARMS


The Islamic Resistance announced in a communique this afternoon that “in support of our steadfast Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip, the Resistance fighters targeted at 4:15 pm today the enemy’s Zebdin post in the occupied Lebanese Shebaa Farms, hitting it directly with artillery shells.”

Source: National News Agency – Lebanon