This is perfectly legal under 1701. Hezb. now operates under the color of offical Lebanese Gov't authority - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • binny
    • 26.10.10 | 21:12 (IST)

    Since 1701 was signed, Hezb. has been laundered by Lebanon to operate under Lebanese Gov't authority. 1701 clearly allows weapons imports that are authorized by State authority. All of this is perfectly legal now. If Israel doesn't like this reality, 1701 provides for a process for Israel to change things. 1701 includes a process for further new agreements between Lebanon and Israel. Abide by this process agreeded to in 1701, or Israel has no standing for claim.

    from the article: 'Syria helped Hezbollah amass some 40,000 missiles'
    First published 13:32 26.10.10 | Last updated 13:32 26.10.10
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