AMBASSADOR YAACOUB SUMMONED TO SAUDI ARABIA, AL BUKHRI APPOINTED CHARGA� D AFFAIRES

Saudi Ambassador Walid al-Yaacoub has been summoned to Saudi Arabia to assume other posts, while Ambassador Walid al-Bukhari has been appointed as the Saudi Charge d’Affaires in Lebanon, until a new Ambassador is accredited, National News Agency correspondent on Monday.

Al-Bukhari’s appointment at this time highlights the Kingdom’s keenness on continuing to develop relations with Lebanon and to preserve Lebanon’s stability and security.

Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil asked al-Bukhari to urge Saudi Arabia’s leadership to lift the travel ban prohibiting Saudi from visiting Lebanon.

Source: National News Agency