Ol' Fiskie over at the Independent is claiming that the real news is that the passports WEREN'T fakes i.e. they were perfectly valid passports complete with biometric data and holographic photos. I don't think this story is going to run out of legs for a long, long time.
Beirut protesters must leave environment ministry, interior minister says (Reuters)
from the article: Britain 'knew Mossad was using fake passports for Dubai hit'