Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father's death

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It must have been very difficult for Mr. Hariri to return to Lebanon for this.

Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father's death
Source: Reuters - Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:34 GMT
Author: Reuters


Roses and a Koran laid at the grave of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, as people mark the 10th anniversary of al-Hariri's assassination, in downtown Beirut, February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi


* Hariri's son makes rare visit to Beirut

* Late statesman was killed 10 years ago in bombing

* International tribunal has indicted Hezbollah supporters

By Sylvia Westall

BEIRUT, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Lebanon's former prime minister Saad al-Hariri made a rare visit to his country on Saturday, attending a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of his father Rafik's assassination, live television footage showed.

He was expected to speak at the ceremony dedicated to his father, who was killed in a 2005 Beirut waterfront bombing that brought the country back to the brink of civil war.

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It must have been very difficult for Mr. Hariri to return to Lebanon for this.

Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father's death
Source: Reuters - Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:34 GMT
Author: Reuters


Roses and a Koran laid at the grave of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, as people mark the 10th anniversary of al-Hariri's assassination, in downtown Beirut, February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi


* Hariri's son makes rare visit to Beirut

* Late statesman was killed 10 years ago in bombing

* International tribunal has indicted Hezbollah supporters

By Sylvia Westall

BEIRUT, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Lebanon's former prime minister Saad al-Hariri made a rare visit to his country on Saturday, attending a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of his father Rafik's assassination, live television footage showed.

He was expected to speak at the ceremony dedicated to his father, who was killed in a 2005 Beirut waterfront bombing that brought the country back to the brink of civil war.

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Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father s death
And?? ...... :cool:
 

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It must have been very difficult for Mr. Hariri to return to Lebanon for this.

Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father's death
Source: Reuters - Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:34 GMT
Author: Reuters


Roses and a Koran laid at the grave of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, as people mark the 10th anniversary of al-Hariri's assassination, in downtown Beirut, February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi


* Hariri's son makes rare visit to Beirut

* Late statesman was killed 10 years ago in bombing

* International tribunal has indicted Hezbollah supporters

By Sylvia Westall

BEIRUT, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Lebanon's former prime minister Saad al-Hariri made a rare visit to his country on Saturday, attending a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of his father Rafik's assassination, live television footage showed.

He was expected to speak at the ceremony dedicated to his father, who was killed in a 2005 Beirut waterfront bombing that brought the country back to the brink of civil war.

Continue reading at:

Former Lebanon PM Hariri returns for anniversary of father s death
And?? ...... :cool:
If you don't understand why this is important by now you really don't understand the middle east.
 

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