Trump and macron discussed the situation in Lebanon and Syria

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The presidents of the United States and France, Donald trump and Emmanuel macron discussed the situation in Lebanon and Syria, has vowed to fight Iran and the Shiite movement Hezbollah, reported the press service of the White house.

«President Donald trump spoke today with French President Emmanuel Macron on the situation in Lebanon and Syria. Both presidents agreed that it was necessary to work with allies to confront the destabilizing activities of Hezbollah and Iran in the region», — stated in the message.

Earlier on Saturday, the macron was found in Paris, announced his resignation of the Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri.

Hariri on 4 November, while in Riyadh, unexpectedly announced his resignation. In a broadcast on Saudi channel «al Arabiya» speech, he blamed the Shiite movement «Hezbollah» and Iran of fomenting strife in Lebanon and the Arab world and announced the impending attempt on his life.

The leader of the movement «Hezbollah» Hassan Nasrallah said that the reasons for Hariri’s resignation must be sought in Saudi Arabia, and the Iranian foreign Ministry called the accusations groundless Hariri. Nasrallah also said that Riyadh had forced Hariri to resign and possibly keeping him in Saudi Arabia by force.

On Saturday morning, Hariri flew to France from Saudi Arabia to meet with President Emmanuel Macron. Foreign Minister of Lebanon Gebran Bassil said that the visit is a working visit and expressed hope that the visit to Paris will be one of the points on the road premiere in Beirut.