Saudi-financed Lebanese bridge inaugurated

August 29, 2008

Lebanese Minister of Public Works and Transport Ghazi Aridi inaugurated the Saudi-funded reconstruction of the ancient Damoor Bridge, which was destroyed by Israel in the summer of 2006. The inauguration was attended by Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Dr. Abdulaziz Khojah.

In a speech on the occasion, Minister Aridi thanked the Kingdom for its support for Lebanon. In addition, President of the Council of Development and Construction Nabil Jisr hailed Saudi Arabia’s financing of reconstruction projects in Lebanon.