Lebanon Cancels Anti-Hizbullah Measures

[Reuters] Yara Bayoumy - Lebanon's government cancelled measures on Wednesday that angered the Iranian-backed Hizbullah movement, rescinding a ban on Hizbullah's communications network and the sacking of Beirut airport's security chief, who is close to the group. At least 81 people were killed in six days of fighting as Hizbullah seized control of parts of Beirut following the cabinet's initial decisions.

2008-05-15 01:00:00

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