Turkish Foreign Ministry congratulates Aoun, calls for government formation soon

Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomed, in a statement on Tuesday, the presidential elections that took place yesterday, congratulating President Michel Aoun on his new post.

"Following the election of a president of the republic, we hope that a new government will be formed soon and the state institutions activated," the statement read.

"Turkey will carry on supporting stability and security in Lebanon," it concluded.

Source: National News Agency