US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Speaker of the Parliament of Lebanon Nabih Berri at his Ain al-Tineh residence in Beirut on Thursday. Earlier in the day, Tillerson was welcomed by his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil and Lebanese President Michel Aoun at Baabda Palace. Tillerson was left waiting for several minutes for the Lebanese officials to arrive .The Lebanese president's... Еще office deny any departure from diplomatic protocol but rather claimed that Tillerson had simply arrived a few minutes earlier than expected for the meeting. Tillerson is in Lebanon on an official visit, as part of a regional tour. The Secretary of State is expected to discuss bilateral relations with top Lebanese officials before giving a press conference at the Grand Serail.