On Wednesday 3rd May 2023, H.E. Metropolitan Basilios warmly welcomed Mr Assad Dargham, Member of the Lebanese Parliament for the Orthodox seat for Akkar, who is visiting Australia for a short time.

Discussions took place on issues of public affairs and the economic and social situation from which all the Lebanese people suffer. His Eminence wished Mr Dargham success in his role and his national responsibility, also he wished him a good stay in Australia and that his visit would be successful.