WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, on Wednesday, expressed to the Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab his countryآ’s solidarity and support for the Lebanese people after Beirutآ’s port blast, said US State Department.
Pompeo expressed his condolences to the Lebanese people for the horrible explosion at the Beirut port, which killed and injured so many and caused devastating destruction to the city, the State Department said in a statement.
The Secretary reaffirmed his country's steadfast commitment to assist the Lebanese people as they cope with the aftermath of this terrifying event.
Secretary Pompeo further stressed US solidarity and support for the Lebanese people as they strive for the dignity, prosperity, and security they deserve. (end)