He was elected Lebanese Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants on June 13th 2011. He offered as Lebanese Ambassador towards the Democratic Republic from the Congo, Iran, Luxembourg, and Belgium. He been to Libya in 2012 and was the initial Lebanese diplomat to take action in thirty years. He provides three children along with his wife, Layla Fakhoury. He been to Mauritania in 2012 to issue a previous aide to Muammar Gadhafi.