وخال The Lebanese Civil WarFrom London, Al-Rayyes published “Al-Manar” newspaper, which was the first Arab newspaper to be published in Europe. Then he founded the “Riyadh Al-Rayyes Books and Publishing” company in 1986 and later moved it to Beirut.
Al-Rayes has many books, noting that the last book signed by Al-Rayes is “Journalism of Forgetting,” according to “Reuters”.
Al-Rayyes comes from a literary family. His father, the late Najeeb al-Rayyis, was a journalist and a brilliant writer.
Social networking sites were full of mourning words for the late, as many considered his death a “grave literary loss.”