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    • 12.12.10 | 14:53 (IST)

    When the UN passed the resolution on establishing the special criminal court for the Hariri assassination, it was believed that Syria was responsible. Without this belief, who would have established an international court for the killing of a Former PM, especially in a land where politicians, including Presidents, are assassinated right and left?? Unfortunately, it appears now to have been an internal Lebanese job and the result of the investigation may spark a civil war in Lebanon, which nobody needs. My advice to the UN: Just abolish the special Court, announce the result of the investigation, and cross your fingers. As long as Hizballah can maintain deniability, things will not boil over. May Hariri rest in peace, and may Allah take care of the murderers as He has been doing in Lebanon for a long time now. Amen.

    from the article: Hezbollah threatens 'new era for resistance' unless Lebanon shuns Hariri tribunal
    First published 01:39 12.12.10 | Last updated 01:39 12.12.10
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