Salam, Larsen tackle latest hour issues

NNA – Prime Minister, Tammam Salam, conferred Sunday at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York with UN Under-Secretary General and Special Envoy, Terje Roed Larsen, with whom he discussed latest developments on both the local and regional levels.

The issue of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and the situation in the South featured high during their meeting, which was also attended by Lebanon’s Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations, Nawwaf Salam.

It is to note that PM Salam will later be holding bilateral talks with Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

Salam is also scheduled to meet with French President Francois Hollande, and will be accepting Qatari Prince, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani’s invitation to his residence in New York on Sunday evening.

================ R.Sh.