BEIRUT: Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah met Tuesday with Defense Minister Samir Moqbel as the minister holds a series of talks with high-ranking political officials after his return from Tehran late last month.

According to a statement released by Hezbollah’s media office, the two discussed “the latest political and security developments in Lebanon and the region.”

Hezbollah’s top security official, Wafiq Safa, also joined the meeting, the statement said.