Amman, (IINA) - The Arab League, within the framework of Jordan's Arab Summit, issued a statement of solidarity with Lebanon on Wednesday, Lebanon's official NNA reported.
The statement lauded Lebanon's initiation of the oil excavation licensing process. Arab countries also pledged to share the burden of Syrian refugees.
The statement deemed the election of President Michel Aoun an indispensable step to face political, security, economic, and social challenges.
Arab leaders expressed, in the statement, their support for Lebanon's request of the international community to implement International Security Council resolution 1701, and to fully halt Israeli violations and threats.
They also lauded the role of the Lebanese Army and Security Forces preserving civil peace and stability in Lebanon, especially through their constant endeavors fighting terrorism.
The statement deplored all sorts of terrorist acts and armed activity across Lebanese territories. It also deplored the countless Israeli assaults and violations against Lebanon.
The Arab League Council also stressed in its statement the paramount importance of preserving Lebanon's unique diversity, balance, and coexistence.
Source: International Islamic News Agency