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Presenting the Letter of Credentials to President General Aoun
November 18th: The Austrian Ambassador Marian Wrba hands over his letter of credentials to the President of the Lebanese Republic General Michel Aoun.
Austrian National Day Celebration in Beirut on October 26th
The Austrian Ambassador Marian Wrba cutting the cake together with Member of Parliament M. Mohamad Kabbani, Representative of the President of the Lebanese Parliament, the Minister of Labor M. Sejaan Azzi as the Representative of the President of the Council of Ministers and General Mohammed Kheir, President of the Higher Council for Relief.
Former Ambassador of the Republic of Lebanon to the Federal Republic of Austria Ishaya El- Khoury Receives High Austrian Decoration
In recognition of his contribution to the continuous and fruitful cooperation between Austria and Lebanon, the former Ambassador of Lebanon to Austria Mr. Ishaya el Khoury was presented with the Grand Decoration of Honor in Gold with Sash for Services to the Republic of Austria by the Austrian Ambassador to Lebanon Mrs. Ursula Fahringer on behalf of the Federal President of the Republic of Austria Dr. Heinz Fischer on November 3, 2015.
Ambassador Ishaya El-Khoury served 34 years as a diplomat of the Republic of Lebanon with assignments in Cairo, Bonn, Brussels, Brasília, and from 2007 until his retirement in 2015 as Ambassador of Lebanon to Austria, accredited to Slovenia, Croatia and Slovakia, and as Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna.