ITALIAN AMBASSADOR VISITS ITALIAN FRIGATE ‘NAVE ZEFFIRO’

Italian Ambassador to Lebanon, Massimo Marotti, accompanied by the Defense Attache, Colonel Massimiliano Sforza, paid today a visit aboard the Italian Frigate “Nave Zeffiro” during a technical stop at Beirut port, the Italian Embassy said in a statement on Monday.

During his stay in Beirut, the Captain of the ship will hold a series of meetings including a meeting with the Commander of the Naval Base in Beirut and will host on board, tomorrow, officers of the Lebanese Armed Forces.

The ship, docked in the port of Beirut since Sunday 18 February, is committed to supporting the “Sea Guardian” operation under the aegis of NATO.

Source: National News Agency