“In partnership with her French and Saudi counterparts, Ambassador Shea will also continue to develop our trilateral diplomatic strategy focused on government formation and the imperative of undertaking urgent and essential reforms that Lebanon so desperately needs,” the statement read.
The Embassy of France in Lebanon indicated that Ambassador Grillo will stress the importance of forming a credible government that is capable of implementing reforms and resonates with the demands of the Lebanese people.
The statement also said that Ambassador Grillo will express the imperative need to put more pressure on those responsible for the deadlock.
This visit follows the meeting held by the U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, and Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud in which they discussed the Lebanon situation, the embassy stated.
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