Kim Tok Hun, premier of the DPRK Cabinet sent a congratulatory message to Najib Miqati upon his appointment as prime minister of the Republic of Lebanon on September 16.

The message wished the Lebanese prime minister success in his responsible work to ensure national unity and achieve political stability and economic development of the country.

On the same day, Ri Son Gwon, DPRK foreign minister sent a message of congratulation to Abdallah Bouhabib upon his appointment as Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigrants of the Republic of Lebanon.