Kataeb MP Elias Hankache met with Director of the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), Susan Allee, and Political Affairs Officer to the Middle East at UN, Juhana Urmas, during his tour in the United States.
Talks focused on the Syrian refugees crisis and the need to ensure their return to Syria given the economic repercussions that their presence is inflicting on Lebanon.
The meetings also discussed the role that the UNIFIL is playing in Lebanon and the need to adhere by the UN Security Council Resolutions 1701 and 1559, in terms of demarcating the Lebanese border and defending the legitimacy of the Lebanese State.
Moreover, Hankache also attended the conference on Innovative Agriculture Investment Opportunities in Lebanon upon the invitation of the Lebanese Consul in New York and the American University of Beirut.
During his tour, Hankache met with Kataeb partisans and supporters in New York, New Jersey, Tampa Florida and Los Angeles.