|President Chirac in Lebanon
|A French and Presidential visit to Beirut to attend the Francophonie summit in October.
Based on the Saudi Press Agency, reports say that French President, Jacques Chirac is expected in Lebanon on October 17th.
Meanwhile, in Beirut preparations for the Francophonie summit conference are in course, so Chirac will attend it because it will be held in the Lebanese capital on October 18, 19 and 20, 2002.
This visit occurs after the meeting and talks that joined the French President and Lebanese Prime Minister, Rafiq Hariri.