Hizbullah Wants Veto in Lebanon

[AP] Hussein Dakroub - No president will be elected in Lebanon unless the Hizbullah-led opposition gets veto power in the future government, Hizbullah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah declared Wednesday. "A solution lies in a partnership through a constitutional guarantee (and) through a veto power for the opposition," Nasrallah told Lebanese NBN television. He accused the U.S. of obstructing the presidential vote by telling its allies in the parliamentary majority not to give the opposition a veto power in any future government.

2008-01-03 01:00:00

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