LOS ANGELES–A delegation of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western Region Central Committee paid a visit to the Lebanese Consul General in Los Angeles Charbel Wahbe to express the party’s solidarity wit the people of Lebanon during the time of crisis. The ARF delegation members Hovig Saliba and Vahe Bozoyan heard an update by Consul General Wahbe regarding the continuing bombing and attack on Lebanon–as well as a detailed account of the damage the Israeli campaign has caused in the country. The ARF delegation expressed the party’s solidarity with the people of Lebanon and its government–and called for an immediate need for a cease-fire in the region. The delegation also presented the Consul General a copy of a July 31 declaration by the ARF Bureau regarding the war in Lebanon. Wahbe expressed his gratitude to the ARF leaders and thanked the Armenian community and the ARF. He added he was proud of the solidarity of the Armenian people and expressed the belief that through that cooperation Lebanon will rebuild quickly.