traditionally commemorates Saint-Maron.



President HE General Michel Aoun and Prime Minister Saad Hariri were present at

St. Maron’s Church in Gemmayze, in the heart of Beirut on Thursday 9 February,

where they attended the Mass celebrated on this official holiday in Lebanon.


The Divine

Office was celebrated by the Maronite Archbishop of Beirut, HE Bishop Boulos



Many officials and diplomats have also made

were present. The ceremony was conducted under close supervision of the

Lebanese armed forces. A helicopter overflew the sector at the arrival of the

Head of State.