A State Duma delegation will pay the first-ever visit to Lebanon in late January, Vice Speaker of the Lebanese parliament Elie Ferzli told RIA Novosti. According to him, this visit will be an important event in the two countries' relations. In addition to meetings with Lebanese parliamentarians, the delegation is scheduled to hold talks with the President and the Prime Minister of Lebanon. The coming exchange of opinions will help to develop more precise joint guidelines for the solution of international and regional problems, Ferzli said.
For the time being, one needs to finish the construction of the section that is 100 kilometres long. On October 17, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with RND that the project would be completed