Caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab chaired a security meeting attended by Ministers Zeina Akar, Mohammad Fahmi, and Hamad Hassan, in addition to Lebanese Armed Forces Commander, General Joseph Aoun, Director General of General Security, Major-General Abbas Ibrahim, Director General of the Internal Security Forces, Major-General Imad Othman, Director General of State Security, Major General Antoine Saliba, Director of the Lebanese Army Directorate of Intelligence, Brig. Gen. Antoine Mansour, Deputy Director General of State Security, Brig. Gen. Samir Sanan, Head of ISF Information Branch Chief, Brig. Gen. Khaled Hammoud, Head of the Service and Operations Division at the Internal Security Forces, Colonel Jean Awwad, as well as PM’s Advisors, Khodor Taleb and Petra Khoury.
The meeting deliberated on the necessity of strictly applying measures taken to limit the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The interlocutors broached as well security measures and procedures to be implemented in December and during the festive season.