Crisis in the Middle East

September 2006
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/8/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p2
The article reports on the crisis in the Middle East. The conflict between Lebanon and Israel started when Hezbollah fighters from Lebanon killed three and kidnapped two Israeli soldiers. Hezbollah, an Arab group that does not recognize Israel's existence, claim that Israel took over land that belongs to Arabs. A call for the end of violence was sent by United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.


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