Lebanese emigrant becomes Latvia's health minister


Lebanese native Hosams Abu Meri has been appointed as Latvia's new health minister.

The appointment makes Abu Meri the European country's first cabinet member from the Middle East.

A gastroenterologist, Abu Meri has lived in Latvia since moving to the country for medical school.

Abu Meri was born in Lebanon in August 1974. He became faction head of Latvia's Unity party on December 21, 2017.

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Thumb i.report 16 September 2023, 17:16

Speaking of this very corrupt Baltic country , I’ve located _Mowaten_ with wings /Flamethrower on Twitter/X and he goes by the name « Il Lebanese » @Ramy_Sawma on a verified account.