TITLE

LEBANON-POLITICS

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);2/11/2011, Vol. 195 Issue 5033, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statement by the Higher Islamic Sharia Council led by Grand Mufti Sheikh Mohammad Rashid Kabbani, which lashes Shiite Hizbullah group of severing Lebanon's cooperation to Special Tribunal Lebanon (STL). The statement claims that Hizbullah prevents justice over the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri. The statement also urges Prime Minister designate Najib Mikati to consider views of Islamic Council to weigh his rejection for Lebanon's involvement.
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