Akar, WFP discuss possibility of increasing aid to Lebanon


Deputy Prime Minister, Caretaker Minister of Defense, Zeina Akar, on Monday welcomed a delegation representing the World Food Program, which included WFP Regional Director, Corinne Fletcher, and an accompanying delegation. 

The meeting discussed the best means to bolster joint cooperation between Lebanon and the WFP, and the possibility of increasing the aid it provides to Lebanon; in addition, the meeting discussed the program's work and methods of supporting the country since Beirut port explosion, especially in light of the economic, social, and living crisis that the country is going through.