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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 28.10.09 | 22:39 (IST)

    It is apparent that UNIFIL is fulfilling the mission given to it by the US, France, UK, Russia and China, i.e. the UNSC. The UNSC negotiated 1701 in close consultation with Israel and Lebanon. It is a shame you don't like the results of that negotiation. But Israel agreed to it for Israel's own reasons. Your argument should be with Israel and the Israeli government for not having more control over the US and France, the principle interlocutors. For a political hack, Bolton did the best he could on the US side. Where was Australia's negotiator?

    from the article: Lebanon army dismantles 4 rockets aimed at Israel
    First published 19:49 27.10.09 | Last updated 15:08 02.11.09
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