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Source: The Holy See in Italian
Headline: ASIA / LEBANON – Feast of the Sacrifice, Muslim representatives speak on the “Lebanese neutrality” relaunched by Patriarch Raï
Beirut – Even in Lebanon the celebratory days of Eid al Adha, the Muslim “festival of sacrifice”, took place in the context also marked by the health emergency from Covid-19, which prevented the organization of moments of community celebration. Several religious leaders of the Islamic communities, in the speeches given on the occasion of the festival, said their opinion on the political, economic and institutional crisis that is sweeping the country of the Cedars, and also on the campaign undertaken by the Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros Rai in the name of “neutrality. Lebanese ”, to be reaffirmed and claimed with respect to the global and regional axes of force that confront each other on the scenarios of the Middle East.
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