El Hassan meets Canadian ambassador, Afiouni

Minister of Interior and Municipalities, Rayya El Hassan, on Wednesday received in her office at the Ministry the Canadian Ambassador to Lebanon, Canadian Ambassador to Lebanon, Emmanuelle Lamoureux, with talks reportedly touching on the bilateral relations.

Ambassador Lamoureux congratulated Minister El Hassan on her new ministerial post, describing her talks with her as excellent.

Lamoureux said discussions covered a range of matters, particularly the current situation of jails in Lebanon, reinforcement of municipal police and the fight against domestic violence.

On the other hand, El Hassan met Minister of State for Information Technology Adel Afiouni, with discussions reportedly touching on the implementation of the digital transformation project in public administrations and institutions and the basic role played by the Ministry in this regard.

Source: National News Agency